Creates a NIC on the specified server. The Ionoscloud platform supports adding multiple NICs to a server. These NICs can be used to create different, segmented networks on the platform.
knife ionoscloud nic create (options)

Available options:

Required options:

  • datacenter_id
  • server_id
  • lan
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)
server_id: --server-id SERVER_ID, -S SERVER_ID
name of the server (required)
name: --name NAME, -n NAME
name of the NIC
ips: --ips IP[,IP,...], -i IP[,IP,...]
iPs assigned to the NIC
dhcp: --dhcp, -d
set to false if you wish to disable DHCP
lan: --lan ID, -l ID
the LAN ID the NIC will reside on; if the LAN ID does not exist it will be created (required)
firewall_type: --firewall-type FIREWALL_TYPE, -t FIREWALL_TYPE
the type of firewall rules that will be allowed on the NIC. If it is not specified it will take the default value INGRESS
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 nic create --url URL --extra-config EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH --datacenter-id DATACENTER_ID --server-id SERVER_ID --name NAME --ips IP[,IP,...] --dhcp --lan ID --firewall-type FIREWALL_TYPE --username USERNAME --password PASSWORD --token PASSWORD