This will add a Flow Log to the network interface, NAT Gateway or Network Load Balancer.
knife ionoscloud flowlog create (options)

Available options:

Required options:

  • datacenter_id
  • type
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
datacenter_id: --datacenter-id DATACENTER_ID, -D DATACENTER_ID
iD of the data center (required)
the object to which the flow log will be attached (required)
server_id: --server-id SERVER_ID, -S SERVER_ID
iD of the server
nic_id: --nic-id NIC_ID, -N NIC_ID
iD of the NIC
natgateway_id: --natgateway NAT_GATEWAY_ID, -G NAT_GATEWAY_ID
iD of the NAT Gateway
network_loadbalancer_id: --network-loadbalancer NETWORK_LOADBALANCER, -L NETWORK_LOADBALANCER
iD of the Network Load Balancer
name: --name NAME, -n NAME
name of the Flow Log
action: --action ACTION, -a ACTION
specifies the traffic action pattern. Must be one of ["ALL", "ACCEPTED", "REJECTED"].
direction: --direction DIRECTION
specifies the traffic direction pattern. Must be one of ["INGRESS", "EGRESS", "BIDIRECTIONAL"].
bucket: --bucket BUCKET, -b BUCKET
s3 bucket name of an existing IONOS Cloud S3 bucket. Ex. bucketName/key
ionoscloud_username: --username USERNAME, -u USERNAME
your Ionoscloud username
ionoscloud_password: --password PASSWORD, -p PASSWORD
your Ionoscloud password
ionoscloud_token: --token PASSWORD
your Ionoscloud access token


knife ionoscloud flowlog create --url URL --extra-config EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH --datacenter-id DATACENTER_ID --type FLOWLOG_TYPE --server-id SERVER_ID --nic-id NIC_ID --natgateway NAT_GATEWAY_ID --network-loadbalancer NETWORK_LOADBALANCER --name NAME --action ACTION --direction DIRECTION --bucket BUCKET --username USERNAME --password PASSWORD --token PASSWORD