CLI Tooling

The cekit CLI tool supports the following common options:


The path to the image descriptor file. It defaults to image.yaml. If - is passed in it will read from standard input.

-v --verbose

Enable verbose logging


Enable trace logging


Disable color output. This is also implicitly activated when the environment variable NO_COLOR is set.

--work-dir PATH

Location of the working directory. Defaults to $HOME/.cekit.

--config PATH

Path to the configuration file. See Environment Variables


Enables options for Red Hat infrastructure. See Red Hat environment

--target PATH

Path to directory where files should be generated. Defaults to target


Outputs CEKit version and exits


Outputs help information and exits