kf bind-service


kf bind-service - Grant an App access to a service instance.


kf bind-service APP_NAME SERVICE_INSTANCE [-c PARAMETERS_AS_JSON] [--binding-name BINDING_NAME] [flags]


Binding a service injects information about the service into the App via the VCAP_SERVICES environment variable.


  kf bind-service myapp mydb -c '{"permissions":"read-only"}'



Do not wait for the action to complete on the server before returning.

-b, --binding-name=string

Name of the binding injected into the app, defaults to the service instance name.

-h, --help

help for bind-service

-c, --parameters=string

JSON object or path to a JSON file containing configuration parameters. (default "{}")


Amount of time to wait for the operation to complete. Valid units are "s", "m", "h". (default 30m0s)

Inherited flags

These flags are inherited from parent commands.


Username to impersonate for the operation.


Group to impersonate for the operation. Include this flag multiple times to specify multiple groups.


Path to the Kf config file to use for CLI requests.


Path to the kubeconfig file to use for CLI requests.


Log HTTP requests to standard error.


Space to run the command against. This flag overrides the currently targeted Space.