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This command lists the indices available to the client.


This command requires read access in order to list indices.

usage: eractl list-indices [-h] [--url URL] [--key KEY] [-w]

optional arguments:
  -h, --help   show this help message and exit
  --url URL    EraSearch URL, set via environment with ERACTL_URL (default: http://localhost:9200)
  --key KEY    EraSearch API key, set via environment with ERACTL_API_KEY (default: None)
  -w, --watch  Watch output and show a diff of changes (default: False)

To run:

eractl list-indices --url --key ******

Or to pass arguments from the environment:

export ERACTL_URL=""
export ERACTL_API_KEY="******"
eractl list-indices

Watch for changes in output with -w:

eractl list-indices -w

Last update: August 7, 2023