Globals

Global Options

All commands have these globally available options unless removed as shown in the Disabled column below. Some commands have additional globally available features as noted in the Enabled column.

Option
Verbose, Fmt, Version, Noop, NoColor, Chain, NoHeader, File, Output, Append

Group 1

These commands produce data but do not need to use the cache because they do not query the node.

GroupCmdEnabledDisabled
accountslist
accountsmonitors
accountsnames
adminconfig
adminstatus
adminchunks

Group 2

These commands produce data, but because they do query the node, the need the cache.

GroupCmdEnabledDisabled
accountsabisCaching
chain_datawhenCaching
chain_statetokensCaching

Group 3

These commands produce data, but because they do query the node, the need the cache. They also have wei values which are allowed to use --ether option to convert to ether. The –raw option is not available.

GroupCmdEnabledDisabled
accountsexportCaching, Ether, Wei
chain_statestateCaching, Ether, Wei

Group 4

These commands produce data, but because they do query the node, the need the cache. They also have wei values which are allowed to use --ether option to convert to ether. The --raw option shows the underlying data queried directly from the node.

GroupCmdEnabledDisabled
chain_datatransactionsCaching, Ether, Wei, Raw
chain_datablocksCaching, Ether, Wei, Raw
chain_datareceiptsCaching, Ether, Wei, Raw
chain_datalogsCaching, Ether, Wei, Raw
chain_datatracesCaching, Ether, Wei, Raw
otherslurpCaching, Ether, Wei, Raw

Group 5

These commands do not produce any really data. They are mostly used for configuration / long running processing. The --file option allows for automation which in most cases, doesn’t apply. The daemon option does not accept --chain.

GroupCmdEnabledDisabled
admindaemonOutput, Append, Fmt, NoHeader, File, Chain
adminscrapeOutput, Append, Fmt, NoHeader, File
admininitOutput, Append, Fmt, NoHeader, File
otherexploreOutput, Append, Fmt, NoHeader

Edit this page on GitHub