openshift-cli-describe man page

openshift cli describe — Show details of a specific resource or group of resources


openshift cli describe [Options]


Show details of a specific resource

This command joins many API calls together to form a detailed description of a given resource.


-f, --filename=[]
Filename, directory, or URL to a file containing the resource to describe
If true, include definitions of new APIs via calls to the API server. [default true]
-R, --recursive=false
Process the directory used in -f, --filename recursively. Useful when you want to manage related manifests organized within the same directory.
-l, --selector=""
Selector (label query) to filter on
If true, display events related to the described object.

Options Inherited from Parent Commands

DEPRECATED: The API version to use when talking to the server

Username to impersonate for the operation.

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.

Maximum number of seconds between log flushes

Require server version to match client version

-n, --namespace=""
If present, the namespace scope for this CLI request.

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


# Provide details about the ruby-22-centos7 image repository
openshift cli describe imageRepository ruby-22-centos7

# Provide details about the ruby-sample-build build configuration
openshift cli describe bc ruby-sample-build

See Also



June 2016, Ported from the Kubernetes man-doc generator

Referenced By


Openshift CLI User Manuals Openshift June 2016