Using the CLI
The following topics describe some of the basic actions and concepts you must understand when using the Command Line Interface (CLI):
- Invoking the CLI
- Authenticating against the Application Server
- Executing commands
- BLCLI command options
- BLCLI command results
- Input and output types
- Formats for specifying property values in conditions
- Encrypting values
- Formatting rules
- Object type IDs
- NSH Script Jobs and permissions
See the BLCLI help for complete documentation on all CLI commands. Commands are organized by name space, such as AuditJob, Component, or ServerGroup.
For information about obtaining sample scripts, see the Developer Network, Communities, and Knowledge Base sections of the BMC website.