Create a machine user.




Creates a machine user in the account. A machine user can be used to access CDP API. A machine user can have access keys associated with it and can be assigned roles and resource roles. A machine user cannot login to the CDP console.


--machine-user-name <value>
[--cli-input-json <value>]


--machine-user-name (string)

The name to use for the new machine user. The name must be an alpha numeric string, including ‘-‘ and ‘_’, cannot start with ‘__’ (double underscore) and cannot be longer than 128 characters. Only one machine user with this name can exist in an account at a given time.

--cli-input-json (string)

Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values.

--generate-cli-skeleton (boolean)

Prints a sample input JSON to standard output. Note the specified operation is not run if this argument is specified. The sample input can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json.


machineUser -> (object)

Information about a Cloudera CDP machine user.

machineUserName -> (string)

The machine user name.

crn -> (string)

The CRN of the user.

creationDate -> (datetime)

The date when this machine user record was created.

workloadUsername -> (string)

The username used in all the workload clusters of the machine user.

azureCloudIdentities -> (array)

The list of Azure cloud identities assigned to the machine user.

item -> (object)

An Azure cloud identity.

objectId -> (string)

The Azure object ID (OID).

environmentCrn -> (string)

The CRN of the environment this Azure cloud identity is associated with. If omitted, this cloud identity is associated with all Azure environments.

workloadPasswordDetails -> (object)

Information about the workload password for a user or machine user.

isPasswordSet -> (boolean)

Whether a workload password is set.

passwordExpirationDate -> (datetime)

The date at which the workload password will expire.

passwordMinLifetimeDate -> (datetime)

The minimum lifetime date of the workload password. A new password can’t be set until this date.

Form Factors

public, private