15.18. taler-auditor-dbinit(1)

15.18.1. Name

taler-auditor-dbinit - initialize Taler auditor database

15.18.2. Synopsis

taler-auditor-dbinit [-c FILENAME | –config=FILENAME] [-g | –gc] [-h | –help] [-L LOGLEVEL | –loglevel=LOGLEVEL] [-l FILENAME | –logfile=FILENAME] [-R | –reset] [-r | –restart] [-v | –version]

15.18.3. Description

taler-exchange-dbinit is a command-line tool to initialize the Taler exchange database. It creates the necessary tables and indices for the Taler exchange to operate.

Its options are as follows:


Use the configuration and other resources for the exchange to operate from FILENAME.

-g | –gc

Garbage collect database. Deletes all unnecessary data in the database.

-h | –help

Print short help on options.


Specifies the log level to use. Accepted values are: DEBUG, INFO, WARNING, ERROR.


Send logging output to FILENAME.

-R | –reset

Drop tables. Dangerous, will delete all existing data in the database.

-r | –restart

Restart all auditors from the beginning. Useful for testing.

-v | –version

Print version information.

15.18.4. See Also

taler-auditor-httpd(1), taler-auditor(1), taler.conf(5).

15.18.5. Bugs

Report bugs by using https://bugs.taler.net/ or by sending electronic mail to <taler@gnu.org>.