mongocli cloud-manager automation watch

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The automation watch command monitors the specified Cloud Manager project’s automation configuration status until it reaches a goal state, at which time it displays a confirmation message.


mongocli cloud-manager|cm automation watch
     [ --profile|-P <profile-name> ]
     [ --projectId projectId ]


Use -h or --help to view the command-line help for this command.


Option Type Description Required?
--profile, -P string Name of the profile where the public and private keys for the project are saved. If omitted, uses the default profile. To learn more about creating a profile, see Configure the MongoDB CLI. no
--projectId string Unique identifier of the project for which you want to poll the automation configuration status. If omitted, uses the project ID in the profile or the environment variable. no


The automation watch command continuously polls a Cloud Manager project’s automation configuration status until it reaches a goal state. While the command is polling, it periodically prints dots (.) to the terminal.

When the automation configuration reaches a goal state, or if it is already in an stable state, the command prints a confirmation message.

If the command prints an error, see Troubleshooting for recommended solutions.


The following mongocli cloud-manager automation watch command monitors the Cloud Manager project associated with the default profile.

mongocli cloud-manager automation watch

In this example project, the Cloud Manager replica set is restarted just before running the command. The command prints dots while the replica set is restarting, then prints a status message:

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