Arangoexport Options

Usage: arangoexport [<options>]

Global

Name Type Description
check-configuration boolean Check the configuration and exit
This is a command, no value needs to be specified. The process terminates after executing the command.
Default: false
collection string… Restrict to collection name (can be specified multiple times)
Default: []
compress-output boolean Compress files containing collection contents using gzip format
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
Introduced in: v3.4.8, v3.5.1
config string The configuration file or ‘none’
Default: ""
configuration string The configuration file or ‘none’
Default: ""
define string… Define key=value for a @key@ entry in config file
Default: []
dump-dependencies boolean Dump dependency graph
This is a command, no value needs to be specified. The process terminates after executing the command.
Default: false
dump-options boolean 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
fields string Comma separated list of fileds to export into a csv file
Default: ""
graph-name string Name of a graph to export
Default: ""
log string… The global or topic-specific log level
Default: ["info"]
Deprecated in: v3.5.0
output-directory string Output directory
Default: "/work/ArangoDB/export"
overwrite boolean Overwrite data in output directory
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
progress boolean Show progress
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: true
query string Aql query to run
Default: ""
type string Type of export
Default: "json"
Possible values: “csv”, “json”, “jsonl”, “xgmml”, “xml”
version boolean 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-attribute string Specify document attribute that will be the xgmml label
Default: "label"
xgmml-label-only boolean Export only xgmml label
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false

Encryption

Name Type Description
encryption.key-generator string Enterprise Edition only
Program providing the encryption key on stdout. if set, encryption will be enabled.
Default: ""
encryption.keyfile string Enterprise Edition only
File containing the encryption key. if set, encryption will be enabled.
Default: ""

Log

Name Type Description
log.color boolean Use colors for tty logging
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: true
log.escape boolean Escape characters when logging
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: true
log.file string Shortcut for ‘--log.output file://'
Default: `"-"`
log.file-group string 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-mode string Mode to use for new log file, umask will be applied as well
Default: ""
Introduced in: v3.4.5, v3.5.0
log.force-direct boolean Do not start a seperate thread for logging
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.foreground-tty boolean Also log to tty if backgrounded
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.ids boolean Log unique message ids
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: true
Introduced in: v3.5.0
log.keep-logrotate boolean Keep the old log file after receiving a sighup
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.level string… The global or topic-specific log level
Default: ["info"]
log.line-number boolean Append line number and file name
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.output string… Log destination(s)
Default: []
log.performance boolean Shortcut for ‘--log.level performance=trace’
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
Deprecated in: v3.5.0
log.prefix string Prefix log message with this string
Default: ""
log.request-parameters boolean Include full urls and http request parameters in trace logs
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: true
log.role boolean Log server role
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.shorten-filenames boolean Shorten filenames in log output (use with --log.line-number)
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: true
log.thread boolean Show thread identifier in log message
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.thread-name boolean Show thread name in log message
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
log.time-format string Time format to use in logs
Default: "utc-datestring"
Possible values: “local-datestring”, “timestamp”, “timestamp-micros”, “timestamp-millis”, “uptime”, “uptime-micros”, “uptime-millis”, “utc-datestring”, “utc-datestring-millis”
Introduced in: v3.5.0
log.use-local-time boolean Use local timezone instead of utc
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
Deprecated in: v3.5.0
log.use-microtime boolean Use microtime instead
This option can be specified without value to enable it.
Default: false
Deprecated in: v3.5.0

Random

Name Type Description
random.generator uint32 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

Name Type Description
server.authentication boolean 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-timeout double Connection timeout in seconds
Default: 5
server.database string Database name to use when connecting
Default: "_system"
server.endpoint string Endpoint to connect to. use ‘none’ to start without a server. use http+ssl:// or vst+ssl:// as schema to connect to an ssl-secured server endpoint, otherwise http+tcp://, vst+tcp:// or unix://
Default: "http+tcp://127.0.0.1:8529"
server.max-packet-size uint64 Maximum packet size (in bytes) for client/server communication
Default: 1073741824
server.password string Password to use when connecting. if not specified and authentication is required, the user will be prompted for a password
Default: ""
server.request-timeout double Request timeout in seconds
Default: 1200
server.username string Username to use when connecting
Default: "root"

Ssl

Name Type Description
ssl.protocol uint64 Ssl protocol (1 = sslv2 (unsupported), 2 = sslv2 or sslv3 (negotiated), 3 = sslv3, 4 = tlsv1, 5 = tlsv1.2)
Default: 5
Possible values: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Temp

Name Type Description
temp.path string Path for temporary files
Default: ""