podman-pod-exists - Man Page

Check if a pod exists in local storage

Synopsis

podman pod exists pod

Description

podman pod exists checks if a pod exists in local storage. The ID or Name of the pod may be used as input.  Podman will return an exit code of 0 when the pod is found.  A 1 will be returned otherwise. An exit code of 125 indicates there was an issue accessing the local storage.

Examples

Check if a pod called web exists in local storage (the pod does actually exist).

$ sudo podman pod exists web
$ echo $?
0
$

Check if a pod called backend exists in local storage (the pod does not actually exist).

$ sudo podman pod exists backend
$ echo $?
1
$

See Also

podman-pod(1), podman(1)

History

December 2018, Originally compiled by Brent Baude (bbaude at redhat dot com)

Referenced By

podman-pod(1).

The man page docker-pod-exists(1) is an alias of podman-pod-exists(1).