doctl compute image create

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doctl compute image create <image-name> [flags]


This command creates an image in your DigitalOcean account. You can specify a URL for the image contents, the region at which to store the image, and image metadata.


Option Description
--help , -h Help for this command
--image-description Description of image
--image-distribution Custom image distribution
Default: Unknown
--image-url Custom image retrieval URL (required)
--region Region slug identifier (required)
--tag-names List of tags applied to image
Command Description
doctl compute image Display commands to manage images

Global Flags

Option Description
--access-token, -t API V2 access token
--api-url, -u Override default API endpoint
--config, -c Specify a custom config file
  • macOS: ${HOME}/Library/Application Support/doctl/config.yaml
  • Linux: ${XDG_CONFIG_HOME}/doctl/config.yaml
  • Windows: %APPDATA%\doctl\config.yaml
--context Specify a custom authentication context name
--interactive Enable interactive behavior. Defaults to true if the terminal supports it (default false)
Default: false
--output, -o Desired output format [text|json]
Default: text
--trace Show a log of network activity while performing a command
Default: false
--verbose, -v Enable verbose output
Default: false