doctl databases resize

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doctl databases resize <database-id> [flags]




This command resizes the specified database cluster.

You must specify the size of the machines you wish to use as nodes as well as how many nodes you would like. For example:

doctl databases resize ca9f591d-9999-5555-a0ef-1c02d1d1e352 --num-nodes 2 --size db-s-16vcpu-64gb


Option Description
--help , -h Help for this command
--num-nodes The number of nodes in the database cluster. Valid values are are 1-3. In addition to the primary node, up to two standby nodes may be added for high availability. (required)
Default: 0
--size The size of the nodes in the database cluster, e.g. `db-s-1vcpu-1gb`` for a 1 CPU, 1GB node (required)
Command Description
doctl databases Display commands that manage databases

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
--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