doctl monitoring alert create

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doctl monitoring alert create [flags]


Use this command to create a new alert policy.


Option Description
--compare The comparator of the alert policy. Either GreaterThan or LessThan
--description A description of the alert policy.
--emails Emails to send alerts to.
--enabled Whether the alert policy is enabled.
Default: true
--entities Entities to apply the alert against. (e.g. a droplet ID for a droplet alert policy)
--help , -h Help for this command
--slack-channels Slack channels to send alerts to.
--slack-urls Slack URLs to send alerts to.
--tags Tags to apply the alert against.
--type The type of alert policy.
--value The value of the alert policy to compare against.
Default: 0
--window The window to apply the alert policy conditions against.
Default: 5m
Command Description
doctl monitoring alert Display commands for managing alert policies

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