Creates a load balancer within the VDC. Load balancers can be used for public or private IP traffic.
knife ionoscloud loadbalancer create (options)

Available options:

Required options:

  • datacenter_id
  • name
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
name of the data center (required)
name: --name NAME, -n NAME
name of the load balancer (required)
ip: --ip IP
iPv4 address of the load balancer. All attached NICs will inherit this IP.
dhcp: --dhcp DHCP, -d DHCP
indicates if the load balancer will reserve an IP using DHCP.
nics: --nics NIC_ID [NIC_ID]
an array of additional private NICs attached to worker nodes
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 loadbalancer create --url URL --extra-config EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH --datacenter-id DATACENTER_ID --name NAME --ip IP --dhcp DHCP --nics NIC_ID [NIC_ID] --username USERNAME --password PASSWORD --token PASSWORD