» Consul Snapshot Inspect
consul snapshot inspect
snapshot inspect command is used to inspect an atomic, point-in-time
snapshot of the state of the Consul servers which includes key/value entries,
service catalog, prepared queries, sessions, and ACLs. The snapshot is read
from the given file.
The following fields are displayed when inspecting a snapshot:
ID- A unique ID for the snapshot, only used for differentiation purposes.
Size- The size of the snapshot, in bytes.
Index- The Raft index of the latest log entry in the snapshot.
Term- The Raft term of the latest log entry in the snapshot.
Version- The snapshot format version. This only refers to the structure of the snapshot, not the data contained within.
consul snapshot inspect [options] FILE
To inspect a snapshot from the file "backup.snap":
$ consul snapshot inspect backup.snap ID 2-5-1477944140022 Size 667 Index 5 Term 2 Version 1
Please see the HTTP API documentation for more details about snapshot internals.