Open Metadata-cli

Definition of the command-line interface of Open Metadata.

Copyright and Language can be found in RFC1

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This document is governed by the Consensus-Oriented Specification System (COSS).


To provide terminal access to the fundamental properties of Open Metadata.


# Syntax
$ [command] [key] [value] [option]
# Example
$ om name Marcus
$ om name
$ om /address/street "Blackwall Way"
$ om /address/street
Blackwall Way
$ om /address
street=Blackwall Way

The @ operator

Cast, or force, a certain datatype.

$ om myflag @Flag
$ om mytext "a string" @Text
$ om myfloat 5 @Float
$ om mylike True @Like