OpenStackClient (aka OSC) is a command-line client for OpenStack that brings the command set for Compute, Identity, Image, Object Store and Block Storage APIs together in a single shell with a uniform command structure.
The primary goal is to provide a unified shell command structure and a common language to describe operations in OpenStack.
OpenStack Client can be installed from PyPI using pip:
pip install openstackclient
There are a few variants on getting help. A list of global options and supported commands is shown with
There is also a
help command that can be used to get help text for a specific command:
openstack --help openstack server create --help