openshift-cli-login man page

openshift cli login ā€” Log in to a server

Synopsis

openshift cli login [Options]

Description

Log in to your server and save login for subsequent use

First-time users of the client should run this command to connect to a server, establish an authenticated session, and save connection to the configuration file. The default configuration will be saved to your home directory under ".kube/config".

The information required to login -- like username and password, a session token, or the server details -- can be provided through flags. If not provided, the command will prompt for user input as needed.

Options

-p, --password=""

Password, will prompt if not provided

-u, --username=""

Username, will prompt if not provided

Options Inherited from Parent Commands

--api-version=""

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

--as=""

Username to impersonate for the operation

--azure-container-registry-config=""

Path to the file container Azure container registry configuration information.

--certificate-authority=""

Path to a cert. file for the certificate authority

--client-certificate=""

Path to a client certificate file for TLS

--client-key=""

Path to a client key file for TLS

--cluster=""

The name of the kubeconfig cluster to use

--config=""

Path to the config file to use for CLI requests.

--context=""

The name of the kubeconfig context to use

--google-json-key=""

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

--insecure-skip-tls-verify=false

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

--log-flush-frequency=0

Maximum number of seconds between log flushes

--match-server-version=false

Require server version to match client version

-n, --namespace=""

If present, the namespace scope for this CLI request

--request-timeout="0"

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.

--server=""

The address and port of the Kubernetes API server

--token=""

Bearer token for authentication to the API server

--user=""

The name of the kubeconfig user to use

Example

  # Log in interactively
  openshift cli login
  
  # Log in to the given server with the given certificate authority file
  openshift cli login localhost:8443 --certificate-authority=/path/to/cert.crt
  
  # Log in to the given server with the given credentials (will not prompt interactively)
  openshift cli login localhost:8443 --username=myuser --password=mypass

See Also

openshift-cli(1),

History

June 2016, Ported from the Kubernetes man-doc generator

Referenced By

openshift-cli(1).

Openshift CLI User Manuals June 2016