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Cscli backup restore

cscli backup restore

Restore configuration (api, parsers, scenarios etc.) from directory


restore command will try to restore all saved information from to yor local setup, including :

  • Installation of up-to-date scenarios/parsers/... via cscli

  • Restauration of tainted/local/out-of-date scenarios/parsers/... file

  • Restauration of API credentials (if the existing ones aren't working)

  • Restauration of acqusition configuration

cscli backup restore <directory> [flags]


cscli backup restore ./my-backup


  -h, --help   help for restore

Options inherited from parent commands

  -c, --config string   path to crowdsec config file (default "/etc/crowdsec/config/default.yaml")
      --debug           Set logging to debug.
      --error           Set logging to error.
      --info            Set logging to info.
  -o, --output string   Output format : human, json, raw. (default "human")
      --warning         Set logging to warning.


  • cscli backup - Backup or restore configuration (api, parsers, scenarios etc.) to/from directory