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About this task

In Shell mode, you can enter the Talend CommandLine commands once and then only have to enter Talend CommandLine own keywords without having to restart Talend CommandLine each time.

To launch Talend CommandLine in shell mode on Linux,


  1. Switch to the Talend CommandLine directory.
  2. Enter the following command to switch to Shell mode:
    ./Talend-Studio-linux-gtk-x86 -nosplash -application org.talend.commandline.CommandLine
    -consoleLog -data commandline-workspace shell
  3. Now, enter your Talend CommandLine command, for example:
    initRemote -ul a@b.c -up mypassword
    Make sure you have entered correct user credentials. If the credential information is correct, it will be saved automatically and be reused during project logon. Otherwise, some error information will be prompted.
  4. When the output of the above command is returned by Talend CommandLine, enter the command:
    Warning: To access the help that lists all the valid commands, you can start Talend CommandLine in standalone mode and run the help command. The most complete help is provided by Talend CommandLine in standalone mode, since in standalone mode you can execute Talend CommandLine in shell mode.