doctl monitoring uptime alert update

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




Updates an uptime alert configuration.


The following example updates an alert policy with the ID 418b7972-fc67-41ea-ab4b-6f9477c4f7d8 that is a policy of an uptime check with the ID f81d4fae-7dec-11d0-a765-00a0c91e6bf6:

doctl monitoring uptime alert update f81d4fae-7dec-11d0-a765-00a0c91e6bf6 418b7972-fc67-41ea-ab4b-6f9477c4f7d8 --name "Example Alert" --type latency --threshold 100 --comparison greater_than --period 2m --emails "[email protected]"


Option Description
--comparison A comparison operator used against the alert’s threshold. Possible values: greater_than or less_than
--emails Emails addresses to send alerts. The addresses must be associated with your 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 The name of the alert (required)
--no-header Return raw data with no headers
Default: false
--period The period of time the threshold must be exceeded to trigger an alert. Possible values: 2m, 3m, 5m, 10m, 15m, 30m, 1h (required)
--slack-channels Slack channels to send uptime alerts to, for example, production-alerts. Must be used with the --slack-urls flag.
--slack-urls A Slack webhook URL to send alerts to, for example,
--threshold The threshold at which to trigger the alert. The specific threshold is dependent on the alert type.
Default: 0
--type The metric to alert on. Possible values: latency, down, down_global, 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