`multipass exec` command
multipass exec command executes the given commands inside the instance. The first argument is the instance to run the commands on,
-- optionally separates the
multipass options from the rest - the command to run itself:
$ multipass exec primary -- uname -r 4.15.0-48-generic
You can pipe standard input and output to/from the command:
$ multipass exec primary -- lsb_release -a | grep ^Codename: No LSB modules are available. Codename: bionic
-- separator is required if you want to pass options to the command being run.
multipass exec and shells, for an explanation of how this command interacts with shells.
multipass help exec output explains the available options:
$ multipass help exec Usage: multipass exec [options] <name> [--] <command> Run a command on an instance Options: -h, --help Display this help -v, --verbose Increase logging verbosity, repeat up to three times for more detail Arguments: name Name of instance to execute the command on command Command to execute on the instance
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