doctl monitoring uptime create

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doctl monitoring uptime create <uptime-check-name> [flags]




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

You can use flags to specify the uptime check, target, type, regions, and whether or not the check is enabled.


Option Description
--enabled Whether or not the uptime check is enabled, defaults to true
Default: true
--format Columns for output in a comma-separated list. Possible values: ID, Name, Type, Target, Regions, Enabled.
--help , -h Help for this command
--no-header Return raw data with no headers
Default: false
--regions Uptime check regions, must be a comma-separated list from any of us_east, us_west, eu_west, or se_asia. Defaults to [us_east]
Default: [us_east]
--target Uptime check target, must be a valid URL (required)
--type Uptime check type, must be one of ping, http, or https. Defaults to either http or https, depending on the URL target provided
Command Description
doctl monitoring uptime Display commands to manage uptime checks

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