Table of documentation contents

Initiation Guide



A weaviate-cli is always attached to a running Weaviate. If a Weaviate has OpenID enabled the CLI tool will automatically request the necessary information from the Weaviate instance.


You can initiation the weaviate-cli tool by running

$ weaviate-cli init

Additional commands:

usage: weaviate-cli init [-h] [--url URL] [--email EMAIL]
                         [--auth-clientsecret AUTH_CLIENTSECRET]

positional arguments:

optional arguments:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  --url URL             What is the path to the Weaviate?
  --email EMAIL         What is the path to the Weaviate?
  --auth-clientsecret AUTH_CLIENTSECRET
                        What is the OAuth client_secret?

More Resources

If you can’t find the answer to your question here, please use the:

  1. Knowledge base of old issues. Or,
  2. For questions: Stackoverflow. Or,
  3. For issues: Github.
  • weaviate-cli
  • initiate