How to output in different formats using hammer

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Environment

  • Red Hat Satellite 6

Issue

  • How to ignore formatting via hammer and output in different formats

Resolution

  • The following the options that are possible with hammer
hammer -h 

Options:
 --autocomplete LINE           Get list of possible endings
 --csv                         Output as CSV (same as --output=csv)
 --csv-separator SEPARATOR     Character to separate the values
 --interactive INTERACTIVE     Explicitly turn interactive mode on/off
                               One of true/false, yes/no, 1/0.
 --output ADAPTER              Set output format. One of [yaml, base, table, json, csv, silent]
 --show-ids                    Show ids of associated resources
 --version                     show version

Some Examples:

hammer --csv task list --per-page 10 
Id,Name,Owner,Started at,Ended at,State,Result,Task action,Task errors
33b3c87a-44dd-43a1-af17-d09584ca626f,,foreman_admin,2015/11/07 17:23:45,2015/11/07 17:23:47,stopped,success,Update,""
a59f0d51-5c1c-4fbd-ba8d-ab8fbb906e28,,foreman_admin,2015/11/07 17:22:04,2015/11/07 17:22:06,stopped,success,Update,""
c014396c-f57c-4307-9496-df5d204270d0,,foreman_admin,2015/11/07 17:21:45,2015/11/07 17:21:47,stopped,success,Generate applicability,""
23ecf01a-5366-44d7-b88a-250853b98c1a,,foreman_admin,2015/11/07 17:20:24,2015/11/07 17:20:26,stopped,success,Generate applicability,""
7be38f22-acd1-44ae-9734-e9e3c5486cb0,,foreman_admin,2015/11/07 17:20:04,2015/11/07 17:20:06,stopped,success,Generate applicability,""
7e4d163b-4f68-489e-958f-966500ae3e7c,,foreman_admin,2015/11/07 17:19:58,2015/11/07 17:20:00,stopped,success,Generate applicability,""
7fd4bdfd-3c3c-4136-955b-4fff28c1b2f2,,foreman_admin,2015/11/07 17:18:04,2015/11/07 17:18:06,stopped,success,Generate applicability,""
dde48b5d-1809-4e5a-8732-8da692b47153,,foreman_admin,2015/11/07 17:16:55,2015/11/07 17:16:56,stopped,success,Generate applicability,""
da856d74-ddeb-4a7c-aaeb-6c97d3799a98,,foreman_admin,2015/11/07 17:16:35,2015/11/07 17:16:36,stopped,success,Generate applicability,""
830a7968-b3e6-4c5b-8d07-de38aa8c5bc2,,foreman_admin,2015/11/07 17:16:24,2015/11/07 17:16:29,stopped,success,Create,""
  • Or using hammer csv with a seperator.
hammer --csv --csv-separator ' .. ' task list --per-page 10 
Id .. Name .. Owner .. "Started at" .. "Ended at" .. State .. Result .. "Task action" .. "Task errors"
33b3c87a-44dd-43a1-af17-d09584ca626f ..  .. foreman_admin .. "2015/11/07 17:23:45" .. "2015/11/07 17:23:47" .. stopped .. success .. Update .. ""
a59f0d51-5c1c-4fbd-ba8d-ab8fbb906e28 ..  .. foreman_admin .. "2015/11/07 17:22:04" .. "2015/11/07 17:22:06" .. stopped .. success .. Update .. ""
c014396c-f57c-4307-9496-df5d204270d0 ..  .. foreman_admin .. "2015/11/07 17:21:45" .. "2015/11/07 17:21:47" .. stopped .. success .. "Generate applicability" .. ""
23ecf01a-5366-44d7-b88a-250853b98c1a ..  .. foreman_admin .. "2015/11/07 17:20:24" .. "2015/11/07 17:20:26" .. stopped .. success .. "Generate applicability" .. ""
7be38f22-acd1-44ae-9734-e9e3c5486cb0 ..  .. foreman_admin .. "2015/11/07 17:20:04" .. "2015/11/07 17:20:06" .. stopped .. success .. "Generate applicability" .. ""
7e4d163b-4f68-489e-958f-966500ae3e7c ..  .. foreman_admin .. "2015/11/07 17:19:58" .. "2015/11/07 17:20:00" .. stopped .. success .. "Generate applicability" .. ""
7fd4bdfd-3c3c-4136-955b-4fff28c1b2f2 ..  .. foreman_admin .. "2015/11/07 17:18:04" .. "2015/11/07 17:18:06" .. stopped .. success .. "Generate applicability" .. ""
dde48b5d-1809-4e5a-8732-8da692b47153 ..  .. foreman_admin .. "2015/11/07 17:16:55" .. "2015/11/07 17:16:56" .. stopped .. success .. "Generate applicability" .. ""
da856d74-ddeb-4a7c-aaeb-6c97d3799a98 ..  .. foreman_admin .. "2015/11/07 17:16:35" .. "2015/11/07 17:16:36" .. stopped .. success .. "Generate applicability" .. ""
830a7968-b3e6-4c5b-8d07-de38aa8c5bc2 ..  .. foreman_admin .. "2015/11/07 17:16:24" .. "2015/11/07 17:16:29" .. stopped .. success .. Create .. ""
  • Or you can output the format into other formats such as yaml.
hammer --csv --csv-separator ' .. ' --output yaml  task list --per-page 10 
--- 
- State: stopped
  Ended at: "2015-11-07T17:23:47Z"
  Started at: "2015-11-07T17:23:45Z"
  Task errors: []

  Owner: foreman_admin
  Name: 
  Id: 33b3c87a-44dd-43a1-af17-d09584ca626f
  Result: success
  Task action: Update
- State: stopped
  Ended at: "2015-11-07T17:22:06Z"
  Started at: "2015-11-07T17:22:04Z"
  Task errors: []

  Owner: foreman_admin
  Name: 
  Id: a59f0d51-5c1c-4fbd-ba8d-ab8fbb906e28
  Result: success
  Task action: Update
- State: stopped
  Ended at: "2015-11-07T17:21:47Z"
  Started at: "2015-11-07T17:21:45Z"
  Task errors: []

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