Creates a new Target Group.
knife ionoscloud targetgroup create (options)

Available options:

Required options:

  • name
  • algorithm
  • protocol
  • ionoscloud_username
  • ionoscloud_password
ionoscloud_url: --url URL
the Ionoscloud API URL
extra_config_file: --extra-config EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH, -e EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH
path to the additional config file
name: --name NAME, -n NAME
name of the server (required)
algorithm: --algorithm ALGORITHM, -a ALGORITHM
algorithm for the balancing. One of ["ROUND_ROBIN", "LEAST_CONNECTION", "RANDOM", "SOURCE_IP"] (required)
protocol: --protocol PROTOCOL, -p PROTOCOL
protocol of the balancing. One of ["HTTP"] (required)
check_timeout: --check-timeout CHECK_TIMEOUT
it specifies the time (in milliseconds) for a target VM in this pool to answer the check. If a target VM has CheckInterval set and CheckTimeout is set too, then the smaller value of the two is used after the TCP connection is established.
check_interval: --check-interval check_interval
it specifies the maximum time (in milliseconds) to wait for a connection attempt to a target VM to succeed. If unset, the default of 5 seconds will be used.
retries: --retries RETRIES, -r RETRIES
retries specifies the number of retries to perform on a target VM after a connection failure. If unset, the default value of 3 will be used. (valid range: [0, 65535])
path: --path PATH
the path for the HTTP health check; default: /.
method: --method METHOD, -m METHOD
the method for the HTTP health check.
match_type: --match-type MATCH_TYPE
the method for the HTTP health check. One of ["STATUS_CODE", "RESPONSE_BODY"].
response: --response RESPONSE
the response returned by the request.
regex: --regex REGEX
the regex used.
negate: --negate
whether to negate or not.
targets: --targets
array of TargetGroup targets.
ionoscloud_username: --username USERNAME, -u USERNAME
your Ionoscloud username (required)
ionoscloud_password: --password PASSWORD, -p PASSWORD
your Ionoscloud password (required)
ionoscloud_token: --token PASSWORD
your Ionoscloud access token


knife ionoscloud targetgroup create --url URL --extra-config EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH --name NAME --algorithm ALGORITHM --protocol PROTOCOL --check-timeout CHECK_TIMEOUT --check-interval check_interval --retries RETRIES --path PATH --method METHOD --match-type MATCH_TYPE --response RESPONSE --regex REGEX --negate --targets --username USERNAME --password PASSWORD --token PASSWORD