Command autoload-credentials

Usage: juju autoload-credentials


Attempts to automatically add or replace credentials for a cloud.


Well known locations for specific clouds are searched and any found information is presented interactively to the user.

An alternative to this command is juju add-credential Below are the cloud types for which credentials may be autoloaded, including the locations searched.

EC2 Credentials and regions:

     1. On Linux, $HOME/.aws/credentials and $HOME/.aws/config
      2. Environment variables AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID, AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY

GCE Credentials:

     1. A JSON file whose path is specified by the
        GOOGLE_APPLICATION_CREDENTIALS environment variable
      2. On Linux, $HOME/.config/gcloud/application_default_credentials.json
        Default region is specified by the CLOUDSDK_COMPUTE_REGION environment

      3. On Windows, %APPDATA%\\gcloud\\application_default_credentials.json

OpenStack Credentials:

     1. On Linux, $HOME/.novarc
      2. Environment variables OS_USERNAME, OS_PASSWORD, OS_TENANT_NAME,


LXD Credentials:

     1. On Linux, $HOME/.config/lxc/config.yml


     juju autoload-credentials

See also:

list-credentials, remove-credential, set-default-credential, add-credential

Last updated 2 years ago.