Queries the server time based on a cursor.

Request syntax

aliyunlog log get_cursor_time --project_name=<value> --logstore_name=<value> --shard_id=<value> --cursor=<value> [--access-id=<value>] [--access-key=<value>] [--sts-token=<value>] [--region-endpoint=<value>] [--client-name=<value>] [--jmes-filter=<value>] [--format-output=<value>] [--decode-output=<value>]

Request parameters

The following table describes the required and specific parameters of the get_cursor_time command.
Parameter Type Required Example Description
--project_name String Yes aliyun-test-project The name of the project.
--logstore_name String Yes logstroe-a The name of the Logstore.
--shard_id String Yes 0 The ID of the shard.
--cursor String Yes MTYxNDc1MDAyNzM3MzIwNTcxNA== The cursor that is used to query a timestamp.
For information about the global parameters of the Log Service command-line interface (CLI), see Global variables.


  • Sample requests
    Use the default account to query the server time based on a cursor. Run the following command:
    aliyunlog log get_cursor_time --project_name="aliyun-test-project" --logstore_name="logstore-a" --shard_id=0 --cursor="MTYxNDc1MDAyNzM3MzIwNTcxNA=="
  • Sample responses
    {"cursor_time": 1620037252}

Error codes

If an error message is returned, fix the error based on the error codes of the related API operation. For more information, see Error codes of GetCursorTime.

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