doctl databases user reset

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doctl databases user reset <database-id> <user-name> <new-auth-mode> [flags]




This command resets the auth password or the MySQL auth plugin for a given user. It will return the new user credentials. When resetting MySQL auth, valid values for <new-auth-mode> are caching_sha2_password and mysql_native_password.


Option Description
--help , -h Help for this command
Command Description
doctl databases user Display commands for managing database users

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