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images

This command lists the images of the active environment, or the the visible images of the selected one.

Usage

bx images [-a] [--help] [<environment>]

Parameters and inputs

ShorthandLong versionDescription
-a--allList all versions
--helpDisplay this help message and exit

Examples

Show latest versions

By default, the bx images command shows only the latest images of the environment sorting the result alphabetically.

$ bx images
IMAGE CREATED SIZE
batchx@tutorial/hello-world:1.0.1 3 hours ago 27.5 MB

Show all versions

The -a parameter makes the command return all image versions sorted chronologically.

$ bx images -a
IMAGE CREATED SIZE
batchx@tutorial/hello-world:1.0.1 3 hours ago 27.5 MB
batchx@tutorial/hello-world:1.0.0 5 hours ago 27.5 MB

Show visible versions from another environment

The bx images can show images shared from a different environment. In this example, we can see images that have been shared from the test environment .

$ bx images test
IMAGE CREATED SIZE
test@bioinformatics/bwa/index:0.0.5 4 months ago 440.1 MB
test@bioinformatics/bwa/mem:1.0.0 2 weeks ago 468.8 MB