Use the Cli

CLI commands

Run tugboat help to see a list of commands you can execute. A few options include:

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Administer Previews

Shell into Services

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List Tugboat repositories

tugboat ls repos

List Tugboat Previews

tugboat ls previews

View the Services of a Preview

To view the services of a preview with an ID of 5b04c7d14c3dad00016a2e80:

tugboat ls services preview=5b04c7d14c3dad00016a2e80

View Preview logs

To view the logs for a Preview with an ID of 5b04c7d14c3dad00016a2e80:

tugboat log 5b04c7d14c3dad00016a2e80

View Services logs

To view the logs for a Service with an ID of 5d092b16bd44cb22a498be90 that’s running in a Preview:

tugboat log 5d092b16bd44cb22a498be90

Administer Previews

Build a new Preview

To build a new Preview from the master branch of a Tugboat Repository with an ID of 5b02ed093558930001c04cfa:

tugboat create preview master repo=5b02ed093558930001c04cfa

Delete a Preview

To force the deletion of a Preview with an ID of 5b04c7d14c3dad00016a2e80:

tugboat delete 5b02ed093558930001c04cfa -f

Start a shell into Services on a Preview

Start a shell on the default Service of a Preview

To start a shell on the default Service of a Preview with an ID of 5b04c7d14c3dad00016a2e80:

tugboat shell 5b04c7d14c3dad00016a2e80

Start a shell on a Service

To start a shell on Service that isn’t the default:

  1. Start by viewing the Services of the Preview.
  2. Find the Service where you want to start a shell.
  3. Start the shell using the ID of the specific Service.
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