Command Line Interface
Sparrow is administered using the
interface. This command wraps application management,
database management, and
docker-compose orchestration subcommands in a
single executable, simplifying basic management tasks.
Key commands: up Start sparrow and follow logs down Safely stop sparrow info Show information about the installation create-test-lab Create an example installation of Sparrow run Run Sparrow tasks (alias to sparrow tasks run) Command groups: db Manage the sparrow database tasks Manage sparrow's task system test Run sparrow's test suite dev Helper commands for development docs Manage sparrow's documentation Core commands: config Print configuration of backend create-user Create an authorized user for the web frontend create-views Recreate views only (without building rest of schema) init Initialize database schema (non-destructive) list-users plugins Print a list of enabled plugins reset-password Reset the password for an existing user shell Get a Python shell within the application Plugin commands: import-earthchem Import EarthChem vocabulary files import-pychron Import PyChron Interpreted Age files. remove-audit-trail Remove PGMemento audit trail show-interface Show the import interface for a database model. tasks update-location-names Update location names validate-data Try to import data into the database to see if errors are raised. Container orchestration: compose Alias to docker-compose that respects sparrow config attach Attach to the standard output of a container build Build Sparrow Docker images container-id logs shell Get an iPython or container shell psql Get a psql session to the database monitor Run a monitor printenv Print sparrow environment variables to a file exec Quick shortcut to docker-compose exec status Get the status of the running Sparrow instance. kill Like sparrow down, but for people in a hurry. test-runtime Run tests for Sparrow restart Fully restart all sparrow containers
Some key commands:
sparrow compose config: print out the entire Docker-compose configuration.
sparrow restart: forces sparrow to restart and rebuild the docker containers.
sparrow db: shows a list of the available commands for the sparrow database.
sparrow tasks: shows a list of the available sparrow tasks, may not be a complete list and others can be seen on frontend.
sparrow show-interface <schema-name>: shows the schema for a given data model (i.e sample).
sparrow init: intializes the sparrow database. If the database doesn't exist this command will build the schemas and tables.
Sparrow bundles an instance of
for container orchestration. All commands that are part of the compose interface
can be used to access and manage containers that are part of a