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Status Delivered
Categories CLI
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 4, 2019

Automation and DevOps oriented bx tools

e.g. bx logging log-download created thousands of lines of the progress

    --- SNIP ---

 64.00 KiB / 13.00 MiB    0.48% 3.11 MiB/s 00m04s
 64.00 KiB / 13.00 MiB    0.48% 2.07 MiB/s 00m04s
 64.00 KiB / 13.00 MiB    0.48% 1.52 MiB/s 00m04s
 64.00 KiB / 13.00 MiB    0.48% 1.20 MiB/s 00m04s
 64.00 KiB / 13.00 MiB    0.48% 1.01 MiB/s 00m04s

    ---- SNAP ---


Also the output of the bx tools are not (easily) parseble usually.


So it would be a great help, if these tools would provide option to

a) suppress such output like " 64.00 KiB / 13.00 MiB    0.48% 3.11 MiB/s 00m04s"

b) provide alternative output formats like json, so the responses like "Session: 91234567-8901-2345-6789-901234567890 is created" could be easily parsed

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    May 15, 2020

    I'm sorry. We are no longer using bx. We moved on OpenShift on Premise

  • Guest
    May 14, 2020 can you please confirm that this is still an issue? In IBM Cloud CLI 1.0.0 release, we added --output json and --quiet options:

    Please update your CLI and see if your issue is resolved. Thanks!

  • Admin
    Peter Klenk
    May 14, 2020

    Routing request to CLI OM.