invoke CLI command reference

Detailed information on the invoke CLI command

Description

Invoke a method on a given Dapr application.

Supported platforms

Usage

dapr invoke [flags]

Flags

Name Environment Variable Default Description
--app-id, -a The application id to invoke
--help, -h Print this help message
--method, -m The method to invoke
--data, -d The JSON serialized data string (optional)
--data-file, -f A file containing the JSON serialized data (optional)
--verb, -v POST The HTTP verb to use

Examples

Invoke a sample method on target app with POST Verb

dapr invoke --app-id target --method sample --data '{"key":"value"}'

Invoke a sample method on target app with GET Verb

dapr invoke --app-id target --method sample --verb GET