Update a BackupUnit


ionosctl backupunit update [flags]


For backupunit command:

[b backup]

For update command:

[u up]


Use this command to update details about a specific BackupUnit. The password and the email may be updated.

Required values to run command:

  • BackupUnit Id


-u, --api-url string Override default host url (default "")
-i, --backupunit-id string The unique BackupUnit Id (required)
--cols strings Set of columns to be printed on output
Available columns: [BackupUnitId Name Email State] (default [BackupUnitId,Name,Email,State])
-c, --config string Configuration file used for authentication (default "$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/ionosctl/config.json")
-e, --email string The e-mail address you want to update for the BackupUnit
-f, --force Force command to execute without user input
-h, --help Print usage
-o, --output string Desired output format [text|json] (default "text")
-p, --password string Alphanumeric password you want to update for the BackupUnit
-q, --quiet Quiet output
-t, --timeout int Timeout option for Request for BackupUnit update [seconds] (default 60)
-v, --verbose Print step-by-step process when running command
-w, --wait-for-request Wait for the Request for BackupUnit update to be executed


ionosctl backupunit update --backupunit-id BACKUPUNIT_ID --email EMAIL