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This page discusses experimental features. Experimental features are still in progress, and you may encounter bugs or unexpected behavior when using them.

If you experience an issue or want to know more about this feature's status, reach out to us at Era Software.

This command sends an HTTP POST request with the contents of a newline-delimitted JSON file to the EraSearch API.


This command requires write access to any indices in the payload.

usage: eractl write-bulk [-h] [--url URL] [--key KEY] file_path

positional arguments:
  file_path   Local path to bulk ndjson file to send

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)

To run:

eractl write-bulk --url https://erasearch.example.com --key ****** path/to/file.ndjson

Or to pass arguments from the environment:

export ERACTL_URL="https://erasearch.example.com"
export ERACTL_API_KEY="******"
eractl write-bulk path/to/file.ndjson

Last update: October 6, 2022