Arangoexport Options

Usage: arangoexport [<options>]

Global Options

NameTypeDescription
check-configurationboolean Check the configuration and exit.
This is a command, no value needs to be specified. The process terminates after executing the command.
Default: false
collectionstring... Restrict to collection name (can be specified multiple times).
Default: []
configstring The configuration file or 'none'.
Default: ""
configurationstring The configuration file or 'none'.
Default: ""
definestring... Define key=value for a @key@ entry in config file.
Default: []
dump-dependenciesboolean Dump dependency graph.
This is a command, no value needs to be specified. The process terminates after executing the command.
Default: false
dump-optionsboolean Dump configuration options in JSON format.
This is a command, no value needs to be specified. The process terminates after executing the command.
Default: true
fieldsstring Comma separated list of fileds to export into a csv file.
Default: ""
graph-namestring Name of a graph to export.
Default: ""
logstring... The global or topic-specific log level.
Default: ["info"]
output-directorystring Output directory.
Default: "/oskar/work/ArangoDB/export"
overwriteboolean Overwrite data in output directory.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
progressboolean Show progress.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: true
querystring AQL query to run.
Default: ""
typestring Type of export.
Default: "json"
Possible values:
  • "csv"
  • "json"
  • "jsonl"
  • "xgmml"
  • "xml"
versionboolean Reports the version and exits.
This is a command, no value needs to be specified. The process terminates after executing the command.
Default: false
xgmml-label-attributestring Specify document attribute that will be the xgmml label.
Default: "label"
xgmml-label-onlyboolean Export only xgmml label.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false

Log Options

NameTypeDescription
log.colorboolean Use colors for TTY logging.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: true
log.escapeboolean Escape characters when logging.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: true
log.filestring Shortcut for '--log.output file://<filename>'.
Default: "-"
log.file-groupstring Group to use for new log file, user must be a member of this group.
Default: ""
Introduced in: v3.4.5, v3.5.0
log.file-modestring Mode to use for new log file, umask will be applied as well.
Default: ""
Introduced in: v3.4.5, v3.5.0
log.force-directboolean Do not start a seperate thread for logging.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.foreground-ttyboolean Also log to tty if backgrounded.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.keep-logrotateboolean Keep the old log file after receiving a sighup.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.levelstring... The global or topic-specific log level.
Default: ["info"]
log.line-numberboolean Append line number and file name.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.outputstring... Log destination(s).
Default: []
log.performanceboolean Shortcut for '--log.level performance=trace'.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.prefixstring Prefix log message with this string.
Default: ""
log.request-parametersboolean Include full URLs and HTTP request parameters in trace logs.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: true
log.roleboolean Log server role.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.shorten-filenamesboolean Shorten filenames in log output (use with --log.line-number).
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: true
log.threadboolean Show thread identifier in log message.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.thread-nameboolean Show thread name in log message.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.use-local-timeboolean Use local timezone instead of UTC.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.use-microtimeboolean Use microtime instead.
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false

Random Options

NameTypeDescription
random.generatoruint32 Random number generator to use (1 = MERSENNE, 2 = RANDOM, 3 = URANDOM, 4 = COMBINED (not for Windows), 5 = WinCrypt (Windows only).
Default: 1
Possible values:
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4

Server Options

NameTypeDescription
server.authenticationboolean Require authentication credentials when connecting (does not affect the server-side authentication settings).
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
server.connection-timeoutdouble Connection timeout in seconds.
Default: 5
server.databasestring Database name to use when connecting.
Default: "_system"
server.endpointstring Endpoint to connect to, use 'none' to start without a server.
Default: "http+tcp://127.0.0.1:8529"
server.max-packet-sizeuint64 Maximum packet size (in bytes) for client/server communication.
Default: 1073741824
server.passwordstring Password to use when connecting. If not specified and authentication is required, the user will be prompted for a password.
Default: ""
server.request-timeoutdouble Request timeout in seconds.
Default: 1200
server.usernamestring Username to use when connecting.
Default: "root"

Ssl Options

NameTypeDescription
ssl.protocoluint64 Ssl protocol (1 = SSLv2, 2 = SSLv2 or SSLv3 (negotiated), 3 = SSLv3, 4 = TLSv1, 5 = TLSv1.2).
Default: 5
Possible values:
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Temp Options

NameTypeDescription
temp.pathstring Path for temporary files.
Default: ""