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Account access from the command line with the Linode CLI

Manage your Linodes from the comfort of your terminal.


A refreshingly simple command-line interface to the Linode platform. Control virtually every aspect of your account with a few commands.


Accelerate Common Tasks

Running common tasks is trivial with the Linode CLI. Create Linodes and NodeBalancers, and attach block or object storage volumes without leaving your terminal.


Customizable Output

The Linode CLI prints easily readable output by default. You can also specify which fields are returned by the CLI and request JSON responses.


Easy Scripting

Everything you can do with the Linode Cloud Manager can be done through the CLI. The Linode CLI has an easy-to-use interface that makes it perfect for scripting.

Additional Features

SSH Plugin

SSH into your Linodes without having to lookup its public IP address. The Linode label is all you need.

Deploy Kubernetes Clusters

Deploy an entire Kubernetes cluster on Linode using the CLI. Configure your cluster the way you want, including the number and region of nodes.

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