salt-minion − salt-minion Documentation
The Salt minion daemon, receives commands from a remote Salt master.
salt−minion [ options ]
The Salt minion receives commands from the central Salt master and replies with the results of said commands.
Print the version of Salt that is running.
Show program's dependencies and version number, and then exit
Show the help message and exit
−c CONFIG_DIR, −−config−dir=CONFIG_dir
The location of the Salt configuration directory. This directory contains the configuration files for Salt master and minions. The default location on most systems is /etc/salt.
−u USER, −−user=USER
Specify user to run salt−minion
Run salt−minion as a daemon
Specify the location of the pidfile. Default: /var/run/salt−minion.pid
Logging options which override any settings defined on the configuration files.
−l LOG_LEVEL, −−log−level=LOG_LEVEL
Console logging log level. One of all, garbage, trace, debug, info, warning, error, quiet. Default: warning.
Log file path. Default: /var/log/salt/minion.
Logfile logging log level. One of all, garbage, trace, debug, info, warning, error, quiet. Default: warning.
salt(1) salt(7) salt−master(1)
Thomas S. Hatch <email@example.com> and many others, please see the Authors file