doctl compute load-balancer list

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doctl compute load-balancer list [flags]




Use this command to get a list of the load balancers on your account, including the following information for each:

  • The load balancer’s ID
  • The load balancer’s name
  • The load balancer’s IP address
  • The load balancer’s traffic algorithm. Must be either round_robin or least_connections
  • The current state of the load balancer. This can be new, active, or errored.
  • The load balancer’s creation date, in ISO8601 combined date and time format.
  • The load balancer’s forwarding rules. See doctl compute load-balancer add-forwarding-rules --help for a list.
  • The health_check settings for the load balancer.
  • The sticky_sessions settings for the load balancer.
  • The datacenter region the load balancer is located in.
  • The Droplet tag corresponding to the Droplets assigned to the load balancer.
  • The IDs of the Droplets assigned to the load balancer.
  • Whether HTTP request to the load balancer on port 80 will be redirected to HTTPS on port 443.
  • Whether the PROXY protocol is in use on the load balancer.


--formatColumns for output in a comma-separated list. Possible values: ID, IP, Name, Status, Created, Algorithm, Region, Size, SizeUnit, VPCUUID, Tag, DropletIDs, RedirectHttpToHttps, StickySessions, HealthCheck, ForwardingRules, DisableLetsEncryptDNSRecords
--help, -hHelp for this command
--no-headerReturn raw data with no headers
Default: false
doctl compute load-balancerDisplay commands to manage load balancers

Global Flags

--access-token, -tAPI V2 access token
--api-url, -uOverride default API endpoint
--config, -cSpecify a custom config file
  • macOS: ${HOME}/Library/Application Support/doctl/config.yaml
  • Linux: ${XDG_CONFIG_HOME}/doctl/config.yaml
  • Windows: %APPDATA%\doctl\config.yaml
--contextSpecify a custom authentication context name
--output, -oDesired output format [text|json]
Default: text
--traceShow a log of network activity while performing a command
Default: false
--verbose, -vEnable verbose output
Default: false