pilot-agent

Istio Pilot agent runs in the side car or gateway container and bootstraps envoy.

FlagsDescription
--log_as_jsonWhether to format output as JSON or in plain console-friendly format
--log_caller <string>Comma-separated list of scopes for which to include called information, scopes can be any of [default] (default ``)
--log_output_level <string>The minimum logging level of messages to output, can be one of [debug, info, warn, error, none] (default `default:info`)
--log_rotate <string>The path for the optional rotating log file (default ``)
--log_rotate_max_age <int>The maximum age in days of a log file beyond which the file is rotated (0 indicates no limit) (default `30`)
--log_rotate_max_backups <int>The maximum number of log file backups to keep before older files are deleted (0 indicates no limit) (default `1000`)
--log_rotate_max_size <int>The maximum size in megabytes of a log file beyond which the file is rotated (default `104857600`)
--log_stacktrace_level <string>The minimum logging level at which stack traces are captured, can be one of [debug, info, warn, error, none] (default `default:none`)
--log_target <stringArray>The set of paths where to output the log. This can be any path as well as the special values stdout and stderr (default `[stdout]`)

pilot-agent debug

Debug local envoy

pilot-agent debug <configuration-type> [flags]
FlagsDescription
--log_as_jsonWhether to format output as JSON or in plain console-friendly format
--log_caller <string>Comma-separated list of scopes for which to include called information, scopes can be any of [default] (default ``)
--log_output_level <string>The minimum logging level of messages to output, can be one of [debug, info, warn, error, none] (default `default:info`)
--log_rotate <string>The path for the optional rotating log file (default ``)
--log_rotate_max_age <int>The maximum age in days of a log file beyond which the file is rotated (0 indicates no limit) (default `30`)
--log_rotate_max_backups <int>The maximum number of log file backups to keep before older files are deleted (0 indicates no limit) (default `1000`)
--log_rotate_max_size <int>The maximum size in megabytes of a log file beyond which the file is rotated (default `104857600`)
--log_stacktrace_level <string>The minimum logging level at which stack traces are captured, can be one of [debug, info, warn, error, none] (default `default:none`)
--log_target <stringArray>The set of paths where to output the log. This can be any path as well as the special values stdout and stderr (default `[stdout]`)

pilot-agent proxy

Envoy proxy agent

pilot-agent proxy [flags]
FlagsDescription
--availabilityZone <string>Availability zone (default ``)
--binaryPath <string>Path to the proxy binary (default `/usr/local/bin/envoy`)
--bootstrapv2Use bootstrap v2
--concurrency <int>number of worker threads to run (default `0`)
--configPath <string>Path to the generated configuration file directory (default `/etc/istio/proxy`)
--connectTimeout <duration>Connection timeout used by Envoy for supporting services (default `1s`)
--controlPlaneAuthPolicy <string>Control Plane Authentication Policy (default `NONE`)
--customConfigFile <string>Path to the custom configuration file (default ``)
--disableInternalTelemetryDisable internal telemetry
--discoveryAddress <string>Address of the discovery service exposing xDS (e.g. istio-pilot:8080) (default `istio-pilot:15007`)
--discoveryRefreshDelay <duration>Polling interval for service discovery (used by EDS, CDS, LDS, but not RDS) (default `1s`)
--domain <string>DNS domain suffix. If not provided uses ${POD_NAMESPACE}.svc.cluster.local (default ``)
--drainDuration <duration>The time in seconds that Envoy will drain connections during a hot restart (default `2s`)
--id <string>Proxy unique ID. If not provided uses ${POD_NAME}.${POD_NAMESPACE} from environment variables (default ``)
--ip <string>Proxy IP address. If not provided uses ${INSTANCE_IP} environment variable. (default ``)
--log_as_jsonWhether to format output as JSON or in plain console-friendly format
--log_caller <string>Comma-separated list of scopes for which to include called information, scopes can be any of [default] (default ``)
--log_output_level <string>The minimum logging level of messages to output, can be one of [debug, info, warn, error, none] (default `default:info`)
--log_rotate <string>The path for the optional rotating log file (default ``)
--log_rotate_max_age <int>The maximum age in days of a log file beyond which the file is rotated (0 indicates no limit) (default `30`)
--log_rotate_max_backups <int>The maximum number of log file backups to keep before older files are deleted (0 indicates no limit) (default `1000`)
--log_rotate_max_size <int>The maximum size in megabytes of a log file beyond which the file is rotated (default `104857600`)
--log_stacktrace_level <string>The minimum logging level at which stack traces are captured, can be one of [debug, info, warn, error, none] (default `default:none`)
--log_target <stringArray>The set of paths where to output the log. This can be any path as well as the special values stdout and stderr (default `[stdout]`)
--parentShutdownDuration <duration>The time in seconds that Envoy will wait before shutting down the parent process during a hot restart (default `3s`)
--proxyAdminPort <int>Port on which Envoy should listen for administrative commands (default `15000`)
--proxyLogLevel <string>The log level used to start the Envoy proxy (choose from {trace, debug, info, warn, err, critical, off}) (default `info`)
--serviceCluster <string>Service cluster (default `istio-proxy`)
--serviceregistry <string>Select the platform for service registry, options are {Kubernetes, Consul, Eureka, CloudFoundry, Mock} (default `Kubernetes`)
--statsdUdpAddress <string>IP Address and Port of a statsd UDP listener (e.g. 10.75.241.127:9125) (default ``)
--templateFile <string>Go template bootstrap config (default ``)
--zipkinAddress <string>Address of the Zipkin service (e.g. zipkin:9411) (default ``)

pilot-agent version

Prints out build version information

pilot-agent version [flags]
FlagsShorthandDescription
--log_as_jsonWhether to format output as JSON or in plain console-friendly format
--log_caller <string>Comma-separated list of scopes for which to include called information, scopes can be any of [default] (default ``)
--log_output_level <string>The minimum logging level of messages to output, can be one of [debug, info, warn, error, none] (default `default:info`)
--log_rotate <string>The path for the optional rotating log file (default ``)
--log_rotate_max_age <int>The maximum age in days of a log file beyond which the file is rotated (0 indicates no limit) (default `30`)
--log_rotate_max_backups <int>The maximum number of log file backups to keep before older files are deleted (0 indicates no limit) (default `1000`)
--log_rotate_max_size <int>The maximum size in megabytes of a log file beyond which the file is rotated (default `104857600`)
--log_stacktrace_level <string>The minimum logging level at which stack traces are captured, can be one of [debug, info, warn, error, none] (default `default:none`)
--log_target <stringArray>The set of paths where to output the log. This can be any path as well as the special values stdout and stderr (default `[stdout]`)
--short-sDisplays a short form of the version information