Common Parameters

Describes parameters that are available for many commands.

The following parameters are available for many commands in both the REST and command-line contexts.




The cluster on which to run the command. If this parameter is omitted, the command is run on the same cluster where it is issued. In multi-cluster contexts, you can use this parameter to specify a different cluster on which to run the command.


A ZooKeeper connect string, which specifies a list of the hosts running ZooKeeper, and the port to use on each, in the format: '<host>[:<port>][,<host>[:<port>]...]' Default: 'localhost:5181' In most cases the ZooKeeper connect string can be omitted, but it is useful in certain cases when the CLDB is not running.