doctl monitoring uptime alert create

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doctl monitoring uptime alert create <uptime-check-id> [flags]




Use this command to create an uptime alert on your account.

You can use flags to specify the uptime alert, type, threshold, comparison, notifications, and period.


Option Description
--comparison Uptime alert comparison operator used against the alert’s threshold. Must be either greater_than or less_than
--emails Emails to send uptime alerts to. Must be emails associated with the DigitalOcean account
--format Columns for output in a comma-separated list. Possible values: ID, Name, Type, Threshold, Comparison, Period, Emails, Slack Channels.
--help , -h Help for this command
--name Uptime alert name (required)
--no-header Return raw data with no headers
Default: false
--period Uptime alert period of time the threshold must be exceeded to trigger the alert. Must be one of 2m, 3m, 5m, 10m, 15m, 30m or 1h (required)
--slack-channels Slack channels to send uptime alerts to.
--slack-urls Slack URLs to send uptime alerts to.
--threshold Uptime alert threshold at which the alert will enter a trigger state. The specific threshold is dependent on the alert type.
Default: 0
--type Uptime alert type, must be one of latency, down, down_global or ssl_expiry (required)
Command Description
doctl monitoring uptime alert Display commands to manage uptime alerts

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
--http-retry-max Set maximum number of retries for requests that fail with a 429 or 500-level error
Default: 5
--http-retry-wait-max Set the minimum number of seconds to wait before retrying a failed request
Default: 30
--http-retry-wait-min Set the maximum number of seconds to wait before retrying a failed request
Default: 1
--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