Octopus Deploy Documentation

Create instance

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Registers a new instance of the Tentacle service.

Create instance options

Usage: tentacle create-instance [<options>]

Where [<options>] is any of:

      --instance=VALUE       Name of the instance to create
      --config=VALUE         Path to configuration file to create
      --home=VALUE           [Optional] Path to the home directory - defaults
                               to the same directory as the config file

Or one of the common options:

      --help                 Show detailed help for this command

Basic example

This example creates a new Tentacle instance named MyNewInstance:

tentacle create-instance --instance="MyNewInstance" --config="c:\MyNewInstance\MyNewInstance.config" --home="c:\MyNewInstance\Home"
Tentacle create-instance --instance="MyNewInstance" --config="/MyNewInstance/MyNewInstance.config" --home="/MyNewInstance/Home"

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