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Official repository for the Cloudsmith CLI application.
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Cloudsmith Command-Line Interface (CLI)


Cloudsmith Command Line Interface (CLI)

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The Cloudsmith Command Line Interface (CLI) is a Py2/Py3 text-based interface to the API. This allows users, machines and other services to access and integrate smoothly with Cloudsmith without requiring explicit plugins or tools. Be awesome. Automate Everything.

The following (very out of date) GIF demonstrates a small slice of the CLI - View the full video on YouTube:

|CLI Demonstration|

You can also read our blog article that introduced the first version of the CLI and the Cloudsmith RESTful API.


Please see the changelog for the list of changes by version. The current version is displayed in the PyPi badge at the top.


The CLI currently supports the following commands (and sub-commands):

  • check: Check rate limits and service status.
  • copy|cp: Copy a package to another repository.
  • delete|rm: Delete a package from a repository.
  • docs: Launch the help website in your browser.
  • entitlements|ents: Manage the entitlements for a repository.
    • create|new: Create a new entitlement in a repository.
    • delete|rm: Delete an entitlement from a repository.
    • list|ls: List entitlements for a repository.
    • refresh: Refresh an entitlement in a repository.
    • sync: Sync entitlements from another repository.
    • update|set: Update (patch) a entitlement in a repository.
  • help: Display the delightful help message and exit.
  • list|ls: List distros, packages, repos and entitlements.
    • distros: List available distributions.
    • entitlements: List entitlements for a repository.
    • packages: List packages for a repository.
    • repos: List repositories for a namespace (owner).
  • move|mv: Move (promote) a package to another repo.
  • push|upload: Push (upload) a new package to a repository.
    • alpine: Push (upload) a new Alpine package upstream.
    • composer: Push (upload) a new Composer package upstream.
    • deb: Push (upload) a new Deb package upstream.
    • helm: Push (upload) a new Helm package upstream.
    • maven: Push (upload) a new Maven package upstream.
    • npm: Push (upload) a new Npm package upstream.
    • python: Push (upload) a new Python package upstream.
    • raw: Push (upload) a new Raw package upstream.
    • rpm: Push (upload) a new Rpm package upstream.
    • ruby: Push (upload) a new Ruby package upstream.
    • vagrant: Push (upload) a new Vagrant package upstream.
  • resync: Resynchronise a package in a repository.
  • status: Get the synchronisation status for a package.
  • token: Retrieve your API authentication token/key.
  • whoami: Retrieve your current authentication status.


You can install the latest CLI application from:

The simplest way is to use pip, such as:

pip install --upgrade cloudsmith-cli

Or you can get the latest pre-release version from Cloudsmith:

pip install --upgrade cloudsmith-cli --extra-index-url=


There are two configuration files used by the CLI:

  • config.ini: For non-credentials configuration.
  • credentials.ini: For cr


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