CodeQL documentation

resolve database

Synopsis

codeql resolve database <options>... [--] <database>

Description

[Deep plumbing] Report metadata about the database.

Options

<database>

[Mandatory] The database for which to load the metadata.

--format=<fmt>

Select output format. Choices include:

json: print it as a JSON string, or ‘null’ if the language was not found.

Common options

-h, --help

Show this help text.

-J=<opt>

[Advanced] Give option to the JVM running the command.

(Beware that options containing spaces will not be handled correctly.)

-v, --verbose

Incrementally increase the number of progress messages printed.

-q, --quiet

Incrementally decrease the number of progress messages printed.

--verbosity=<level>

[Advanced] Explicitly set the verbosity level to one of errors, warnings, progress, progress+, progress++, progress+++. Overrides -v and -q.

--logdir=<dir>

[Advanced] Write detailed logs to one or more files in the given directory, with generated names that include timestamps and the name of the running subcommand.

(To write a log file with a name you have full control over, instead give --log-to-stderr and redirect stderr as desired.)