rpk profile current

Print the current rpk profile by name.

This command simply prints the current profile name. This may be useful in scripts, or a custom prompt variable (for example, PS1), or to confirm what you have selected.


rpk profile current [flags]


Value Type Description

-h, --help


Help for current.

-n, --no-newline


Do not print a newline after the profile name.



Redpanda or rpk config file; default search paths are /var/lib/redpanda/.config/rpk/rpk.yaml, $PWD/redpanda.yaml, and /etc/redpanda/redpanda.yaml.

-X, --config-opt


Override rpk configuration settings. See rpk -X or execute rpk -X help for inline detail or rpk -X list for terser detail.



Profile to use. See rpk profile for more details.

-v, --verbose


Enable verbose logging.