wp comment generate

Generates some number of new dummy comments.

$ wp comment generate [--count=<number>] [--post_id=<post-id>] [--format=<format>]

Creates a specified number of new comments with dummy data.

OPTIONS

[--count=<number>] : How many comments to generate?

default: 100

[--post_id=<post-id>]
Assign comments to a specific post.
[--format=<format>]
Render output in a particular format. --- default: progress options:
  • progress
  • ids ---

EXAMPLES

# Generate comments for the given post.
$ wp comment generate --format=ids --count=3 --post_id=123
138 139 140

# Add meta to every generated comment.
$ wp comment generate --format=ids --count=3 | xargs -d ' ' -I % wp comment meta add % foo bar
Success: Added custom field.
Success: Added custom field.
Success: Added custom field.

GLOBAL PARAMETERS

--path=<path> Path to the WordPress files.

--url=<url> Pretend request came from given URL. In multisite, this argument is how the target site is specified.

--ssh=[<scheme>:][<user>@]<host|container>[:<port>][<path>] Perform operation against a remote server over SSH (or a container using scheme of "docker", "docker-compose", "vagrant").

--http=<http> Perform operation against a remote WordPress installation over HTTP.

--user=<id|login|email> Set the WordPress user.

--skip-plugins[=<plugins>] Skip loading all plugins, or a comma-separated list of plugins. Note: mu-plugins are still loaded.

--skip-themes[=<themes>] Skip loading all themes, or a comma-separated list of themes.

--skip-packages Skip loading all installed packages.

--require=<path> Load PHP file before running the command (may be used more than once).

--[no-]color Whether to colorize the output.

--debug[=<group>] Show all PHP errors and add verbosity to WP-CLI output. Built-in groups include: bootstrap, commandfactory, and help.

--prompt[=<assoc>] Prompt the user to enter values for all command arguments, or a subset specified as comma-separated values.

--quiet Suppress informational messages.

Related commands

Approves a comment.

Counts comments, on whole blog or on a given post.

Creates a new comment.

Deletes a comment.

Verifies whether a comment exists.

Generates some number of new dummy comments.

Gets the data of a single comment.

Gets a list of comments.

Adds, updates, deletes, and lists comment custom fields.

Recalculates the comment_count value for one or more posts.

Marks a comment as spam.

Gets the status of a comment.

Trashes a comment.

Unapproves a comment.

Unmarks a comment as spam.

Untrashes a comment.

Updates one or more comments.