The jerakia command


jerakia <subcommand> [OPTIONS]



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The lookup subcommands take a third argument as the key followed by options

jerakia lookup <key> [options]


c, [--config=CONFIG]

Specify a different configuration file from the default (/etc/jerakia/jerakia.yaml)

p, [--policy=POLICY]

Specify a policy to use for the lookup, default: default

n, [--namespace=NAMESPACE]

Namespace of the request key being looked up

t, [--type=TYPE]

The type of lookup, the default type of first will cause Jerakia to return the first value it finds. Setting this option to cascade will cause Jerakia to continue through the hierarchy and return merged results. (see –merge-type)

s, [--scope=SCOPE]

Specify an alternative scope handler (default: metadata)

m, [--merge-type=MERGE_TYPE]

When using --type=cascade this option specifies how the results should be merged, valid values are array and hash

l, [--log-level=LOG_LEVEL]

Specify a different log level (default configured in jerakia.yaml)

D, [--debug], [--no-debug]

Enable debugging mode to the console. Setting this option overrides --log-level

S, [--schema], [--no-schema]

Enable or disable schema lookup. Enabled by default

d, [--metadata=key:value]

Metadata to send with the request as a space spearated list of command delimited key value pairs


Looking up data

$ jerakia lookup port --namespace apache

Providing metadata scope

$ jerakia lookup port --namespace apache \
  --metadata \