oc-attach man page

oc attach ā€” Attach to a running container


oc attach [Options]


Attach to a running container

Attach the current shell to a remote container, returning output or setting up a full terminal session. Can be used to debug containers and invoke interactive commands.


-c, --container=""

Container name. If omitted, the first container in the pod will be chosen


The length of time (like 5s, 2m, or 3h, higher than zero) to wait until at least one pod is running

-i, --stdin=false

Pass stdin to the container

-t, --tty=false

Stdin is a TTY

Options Inherited from Parent Commands


Username to impersonate for the operation


Group to impersonate for the operation, this flag can be repeated to specify multiple groups.


Path to the file container Azure container registry configuration information.


Default HTTP cache directory


Path to a cert file for the certificate authority


Path to a client certificate file for TLS


Path to a client key file for TLS


The name of the kubeconfig cluster to use


Path to the config file to use for CLI requests.


The name of the kubeconfig context to use


The Google Cloud Platform Service Account JSON Key to use for authentication.


If true, the server's certificate will not be checked for validity. This will make your HTTPS connections insecure


Require server version to match client version

-n, --namespace=""

If present, the namespace scope for this CLI request


The length of time to wait before giving up on a single server request. Non-zero values should contain a corresponding time unit (e.g. 1s, 2m, 3h). A value of zero means don't timeout requests.


The address and port of the Kubernetes API server


Bearer token for authentication to the API server


The name of the kubeconfig user to use


Print version information and quit


  # Get output from running pod 123456-7890, using the first container by default
  oc attach 123456-7890
  # Get output from ruby-container from pod 123456-7890
  oc attach 123456-7890 -c ruby-container
  # Switch to raw terminal mode, sends stdin to 'bash' in ruby-container from pod 123456-780
  # and sends stdout/stderr from 'bash' back to the client
  oc attach 123456-7890 -c ruby-container -i -t

See Also



June 2016, Ported from the Kubernetes man-doc generator

Referenced By


Openshift CLI User Manuals June 2016