wp transient <command>
Adds, gets, and deletes entries in the WordPress Transient Cache.
$ wp transient <command>
By default, the transient cache uses the WordPress database to persist values
between requests. On a single site installation, values are stored in the
wp_options table. On a multisite installation, values are stored in the
wp_options or the
wp_sitemeta table, depending on use of the
When a persistent object cache drop-in is installed (e.g. Redis or Memcached), the transient cache skips the database and simply wraps the WP Object Cache.
# Set transient. $ wp transient set sample_key "test data" 3600 Success: Transient added. # Get transient. $ wp transient get sample_key test data # Delete transient. $ wp transient delete sample_key Success: Transient deleted. # Delete expired transients. $ wp transient delete --expired Success: 12 expired transients deleted from the database. # Delete all transients. $ wp transient delete --all Success: 14 transients deleted from the database.
--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.