jina flow

Start a Flow that orchestrates multiple pods

usage: jina flow [-h] [--name] [--description] [--log-config] [--quiet]
                 [--quiet-error] [--uses] [--inspect {HANG, REMOVE, COLLECT}]

Named Arguments


The YAML file represents a flow


Possible choices: HANG, REMOVE, COLLECT

The strategy on those inspect pods in the flow.

If REMOVE is given then all inspect pods are removed when building the flow.

Default: COLLECT

Essential arguments


The name of this object.

This will be used in the following places: - how you refer to this object in Python/YAML/CLI - visualization - log message header - automatics docs UI - …

When not given, then the default naming strategy will apply.


The description of this object. It will be used in automatics docs UI.


The YAML config of the logger used in this object.

Default: “/opt/hostedtoolcache/Python/3.8.9/x64/lib/python3.8/site-packages/jina/resources/logging.default.yml”


If set, then no log will be emitted from this object.

Default: False


If set, then exception stack information will not be added to the log

Default: False