confluent cluster describe


Describe a Kafka cluster. Environment variable CONFLUENT_PLATFORM_MDS_URL can replace the --url flag, and CONFLUENT_PLATFORM_CA_CERT_PATH can replace the --ca-cert-path flag.

confluent cluster describe [flags]


    --url string            URL to a Confluent cluster.
    --ca-cert-path string   Self-signed certificate chain in PEM format.
-o, --output string         Specify the output format as "human", "json", or "yaml". (default "human")

Global Flags

-h, --help            Show help for this command.
    --unsafe-trace    Equivalent to -vvvv, but also log HTTP requests and responses which may contain plaintext secrets.
-v, --verbose count   Increase verbosity (-v for warn, -vv for info, -vvv for debug, -vvvv for trace).


Discover the cluster ID and Kafka ID for Connect.

confluent cluster describe --url http://localhost:8083

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