Login examples

Below are examples of using the CLI for logging into an authentication provider by setting the provided credentials as default. This is a convenience function as it is an abstraction for config auth ‘create’ or ‘update’ scenario.

Log into BIG-IP provider

The following is an example of configuring a quick default auth account for BIG-IP.

$ f5 login --authentication-provider bigip --host 192.0.2.1 --user admin --password admin

Log into F5 Cloud services provider

The following is an example of configuring a quick default auth account for Cloud Services.

$ f5 login --authentication-provider cloud-services --user admin@f5.com --password admin

Note

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