connect command is used to interact with the connect subsystem
that provides Consul's service mesh capabilities.
It exposes commands for running service mesh proxies and
for viewing/updating the service mesh Certificate Authority (CA) configuration.
consul connect <subcommand>
For the exact documentation for your Consul version, run
consul connect -h to view
the complete list of subcommands.
Usage: consul connect <subcommand> [options] [args]
This command has subcommands for interacting with Consul service mesh.
Here are some simple examples, and more detailed examples are available
in the subcommands or the documentation.
Run the production service mesh proxy
$ consul connect envoy
For more examples, ask for subcommand help or view the documentation.
ca Interact with the Consul service mesh Certificate Authority (CA)
envoy Runs or configures Envoy as a service mesh proxy
expose Expose a mesh-enabled service through an Ingress gateway
proxy Runs a non-production, built-in service mesh sidecar proxy
redirect-traffic Applies iptables rules for traffic redirection
For more information, examples, and usage about a subcommand, click on the name of the subcommand in the sidebar.