Sawtooth CLI Configuration File¶
The Sawtooth CLI configuration file specifies arguments to be used by the
sawtooth command and its subcommands. For example, you can use this
file to set the URL of the REST API once, rather than entering the
option for each subcommand.
If the config directory contains a file named
configuration settings are applied when the
sawtooth command is run.
Specifying command-line options will override the settings in the
By default, the config directory is
See Path Configuration File for more information.
An example configuration file is in the
sawtooth-core repository at
/sawtooth-core/cli/cli.toml.example. To create a CLI configuration
file, download this example file to the config directory and name it
cli.toml. Set the ownership and permissions to owner
sawtooth, and permissions
The example file shows the format of the
url option. To use it,
uncomment the line and replace the default value with the actual
URL for the REST API.
# The REST API URL # url = "http://localhost:8008"