salt-proxy man page

salt-proxy — salt-proxy Documentation

Receives commands from a Salt master and proxies these commands to devices that are unable to run a full minion.

Synopsis

salt-proxy [ options ]

Description

The Salt proxy minion receives commands from a Salt master, transmits appropriate commands to devices that are unable to run a minion, and replies with the results of said commands.

Options

--proxyid
The minion id that this proxy will assume. This is required.
--version
Print the version of Salt that is running.
--versions-report
Show program's dependencies and version number, and then exit
-h, --help
Show the help message and exit
-c CONFIG_DIR, --config-dir=CONFIG_dir
The location of the Salt configuration directory. This directory contains the configuration files for Salt master and minions. The default location on most systems is /etc/salt.
-u USER, --user=USER
Specify user to run salt-proxy
-d, --daemon
Run salt-proxy as a daemon
--pid-file PIDFILE
Specify the location of the pidfile. Default: /var/run/salt-proxy-<id>.pid

Logging Options

Logging options which override any settings defined on the configuration files.

-l LOG_LEVEL, --log-level=LOG_LEVEL
Console logging log level. One of all, garbage, trace, debug, info, warning, error, quiet. Default: warning.
--log-file=LOG_FILE
Log file path. Default: /var/log/salt/minion.
--log-file-level=LOG_LEVEL_LOGFILE
Logfile logging log level. One of all, garbage, trace, debug, info, warning, error, quiet. Default: warning.

See Also

salt(1) salt(7) salt-master(1) salt-minion(1)

Author

Thomas S. Hatch <thatch45@gmail.com> and many others, please see the Authors file

Info

October 31, 2016 2016.11.0 Salt