Virtualization CLI

How to use the Anka Build Virtualization Command Line Tool
> sudo anka  --help
Usage: anka [OPTIONS] COMMAND [ARGS]...

  --machine-readable              JSON output format
  --log-level [debug|info|error]
  -l, --login TEXT                Specify the vm policy user (if configured)
  --help                          Show this message and exit.

  attach    Attach USB device(s) to running VM
  clone     Clones a VM
  config    Manage Anka configuration
  create    Creates a VM
  delete    Deletes a VM(s)
  describe  Shows VM configuration
  detach    Detach USB device(s) from the VM
  license   Licensing commands
  list      List VM library contents
  modify    Modifies a VM settings
  mount     Mounts local folder into VM
  reboot    Restarts a VM(s)
  registry  VMs registry
  run       Run commands inside VM environment
  show      Shows VM runtime properties
  start     Starts or resumes paused VM
  stop      Shuts down a VM(s)
  suspend   Suspends a VM(s)
  unmount   Unmount shared folder
  usb       Manage USB devices
  version   Prints out version
  view      Open VM display viewer


Steps to install the Anka Command Line Tool.


How to configure the Anka CLI

VM Creation

An advanced guide on using the Anka CLI to create Anka VM Templates and Tags

Accessing VMs

Several methods for accessing your Anka VMs


How to upgrade the Anka Build Virtualization CLI


Steps to remove the Anka CLI

Command Reference

Anka CLI Command Reference