Confluent Cloud CLI Release Notes


The Confluent Cloud CLI is deprecated and will stop working on May 9, 2022. All ccloud features have been moved to the Confluent CLI. To update to the new CLI, run ccloud update –major. See the Migrate to Confluent CLI v2 for more details.

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.43.1 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Fixed issue with migrating configuration file for upgrades to confluent v2

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.43.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Add deprecation notices for ccloud 1.x versions

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.42.0 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Fix ccloud admin payment update to properly display errors

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.41.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Add support for resources in IAM commands
Bug Fixes
  • Improvements to error messages for role binding commands

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.40.1 Release Notes

New Features
  • Improve cluster linking documentation
Bug Fixes
  • Increase timeout for login command from 10 to 30 seconds

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.40.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Improved formatting for ccloud iam rolebinding list scope and resource output
  • When an incorrectly formatted key=value config pair is provided, print the offending key/value in error message
  • Add definition of a “resource” to help text for ccloud api-key commands.
Bug Fixes
  • Clarify password requirements for Confluent Cloud
  • Improve description of ccloud api-key use command

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.39.1 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Fix bug parsing config file when creating a cluster link with config overrides

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.39.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Support for passing Schema Registry API key and secret in produce/consume commands
  • New Schema linking commands under ccloud schema-registry exporter

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.38.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Added Last Source Fetch Offset field in topic mirror output
Bug Fixes
  • Improved error message when listing api keys for deleted service account
  • Added error suggestions and trace logs for consume and produce commands
  • Terminate ksqlDB cluster on ccloud ksql app delete to remove internal topics

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.37.1 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Fix fetch metrics request for cluster shrinking validation

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.37.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Added authentication method field for admin user commands
  • New --all flag for kafka cluster list to see clusters from all environments
  • Cluster linking commands under kafka link
  • Topic mirroring commands under kafka mirror
  • Auto-login for SSO users when CCLOUD_EMAIL is set
  • Validate Kafka cluster shrink requests
  • Expose Cluster Link pricing in price list
Bug Fixes
  • Improved error messaging and help output

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.36.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Improve error messaging for kafka cluster commands
Bug Fixes
  • Fix issue of inserting + for whitespace in iam rolebinding parameters

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.35.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • New promo commands admin promo list and admin promo add
  • Populate resource_id field for api-key list
  • Performance improvements
Bug Fixes
  • price list now only lists Kafka prices
  • Improved error messaging
  • Fix consume failure on whitespace messages
  • Prompt for country code in signup
  • Show all new release notes on CLI update

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.34.0 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Display correct owner of api-keys when listing
  • Fix signup command flow
  • Fix logout panic when removing netrc entry

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.33.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Add support from resource IDs for api-key, acl, and service-account commands
  • Make --resource flag not required for ccloud api-key store and add additional error checking logic and suggestions
  • Remove credentials from .netrc file when logout command is run
  • Move non-interactive login/environment messages to debug-level printouts to stderr
Bug Fixes
  • Helpful error messages when attempting to update a provisioning/expanding cluster
  • Fix supporting custom home directories specified via the $HOME environment variable

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.32.0 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Improved error messages and added examples

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.31.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Add user ID to ccloud admin user list
  • Add BYOK GCP support

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.30.0 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Fix --environment and --cluster flags for produce and consume commands
  • Temporarily remove REST Proxy features

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.29.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Cloud RBAC commands
Bug Fixes
  • Fix ACL output field names

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.28.1 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Fix bug where update command fails to find some versions

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.28.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Improved formatting for API key errors and suggestions
  • ccloud connector event describe command
  • Display SHRINKING status for shrinking clusters
  • Kafka cluster linking and topic mirroring commands via Confluent REST Proxy
  • Show Resource IDs when listing service accounts
  • Include Confluent REST Proxy endpoint as RestEndpoint when describing Kafka clusters
  • Improved help text and examples
Bug Fixes
  • Check --environment flag against updated environment list so that newly created environments are recognized

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.27.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Friendlier error messages when attempting to produce to or consume from a non-existent topic
  • Build and release darwin/arm64 binaries and archives

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.26.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Label auditlog service account api keys when listing
Bug Fixes
  • Temporarily remove feedback command

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.25.0 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Removed analytics collection

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.24.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Flag completion in shell
Bug Fixes
  • Fix issue parsing array flags for commands executed in shell
  • Only print autologin messages when some level of verbosity is specified

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.23.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Support new config file input format for connector creation
Bug Fixes
  • Fix parsing of multi-word arguments in cloud shell

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.22.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Provide functionality to pass in API key/secret as part of the ccloud ksql app create command
  • Automatic logins for existing non-interactive credentials
Bug Fixes
  • Fix CLI failure caused by a corrupted config

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.21.1 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Update cluster output to display ‘Infinite’ instead of ‘-1’ for infinite storage

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.21.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Stateless mode
  • --prompt flag for login command to bypass non-interactive login
Bug Fixes
  • Fix automatic update of auth tokens for username/email with special characters

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.20.1 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Prompt for credentials instead of throwing error when non-interactive login fails

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.20.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • ccloud shell provides a shell environment with command autocompletion, including completion of resource names/IDs
  • Non-interactive login supported via environment variables
  • Binaries and archives are now shipped for Alpine Linux
Bug Fixes
  • Fixed issue where update command may not detect new CLI versions

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.19.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Cloud users can now be managed within the CLI
  • Payment methods can now be managed within the CLI
  • Creator email address and time created are now displayed in API key listings
  • Sign up for Confluent Cloud without leaving the CLI
  • Infer default protocol and port number for URLs when logging in
Bug Fixes
  • Deleting a service account now deletes all API keys associated with that service account (cascading deletion)
  • Fix flushing of logs and log processing during CLI startup

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.18.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Rename Availability values in Kafka cluster descriptions
Bug Fixes
  • Properly show validation errors for connector creation

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.17.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Use partition count as a signed value with a default of -1 (unspecified)
  • Switch to –config-file for link creation and improve messages
Bug Fixes
  • Fix output for creating schemas
  • Print error message when attempting to delete non-existent ACLs
  • Print ACL to stdout instead of stderr on create
  • Minor documentation/example fixes

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.16.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Support piping credentials to login commands
Bug Fixes
  • Add more specific digits to price lists
  • Improve behavior when Ctrl+C is pressed during topic consumption when prompting for Schema Registry credentials

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.15.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Allow producing and consuming with --value-format``s when authenticated using ``ccloud init
Bug Fixes
  • Add missing --cku flag to cloud kafka cluster create example

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.14.0 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Print header message and fix form logic for ccloud kafka cluster create with encryption keys.
  • Allow service account names to be up to 64 characters long.

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.13.1 Release Notes

New Features
  • Change accepted values of value-format flag for ccloud kafka topic produce and ccloud kafka topic consume
Bug Fixes
  • Fix command output bug for commands that were supposed to output to Stdout but were outputting to Stderr

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.13.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Add command for viewing price list for Confluent Cloud services.
  • Add schema support for producing to and consuming from topics.
Bug Fixes
  • Include required --region flag in ccloud kafka cluster create example.
  • Improve ksqlDB error when incorrect Kafka cluster is specified.
  • Fix grammar and typos in command help and examples.

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.12.1 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Fix success and error message display bug

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.12.0 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Fix formatting of certain error messages
  • Add additional error checks for Kafka cluster readiness
  • Fix parsing of credentials on Windows for login command

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.11.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Add Bring Your Own Key support
  • Add --deleted flag for Schema Registry subject list and describe commands
  • Add --permanent flag for Schema Registry schema delete command
  • Add --if-not-exists flag to ccloud kafka topic create
  • Store user’s organization ID and name in configuration file
  • Improve error and success messages and add suggestions for commands that don’t succeed
Bug Fixes
  • Keep retrying to validate Schema Registry API key even if credentials are invalid
  • Remove Kafka cluster config and potentially active Kafka cluster setting when a Kafka cluster is deleted
  • Handle errors with loading CLI configuration files and ignore them when configs aren’t needed
  • Respect log output/verbosity levels when loading configuration files
  • Check for updates only once every 24 hours

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.10.0 Release Notes

No changes relating to Confluent Cloud CLI for this version.

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.9.0 Release Notes

Bug Fixes
  • Restrict feedback nudges to fewer commands
  • Skip update check when running the update command

Confluent Cloud CLI v1.8.0 Release Notes

New Features
  • Add type field to ccloud kafka cluster list output
  • Add feedback command so users can give direct in-product feeback
  • Start publishing release notes with each release
Bug Fixes
  • Improve command examples in help output