multipass help command without an argument will list all the available commands with a brief explanation. It accepts a
<command> argument to get detailed help for the command in question.
$ multipass help Usage: multipass [options] <command> Create, control and connect to Ubuntu instances. This is a command line utility for multipass, a service that manages Ubuntu instances. Options: -h, --help Display this help -v, --verbose Increase logging verbosity. Repeat the 'v' in the short option for more detail. Maximum verbosity is obtained with 4 (or more) v's, i.e. -vvvv. Available commands: alias Create an alias aliases List available aliases authenticate Authenticate client delete Delete instances exec Run a command on an instance find Display available images to create instances from get Get a configuration setting help Display help about a command info Display information about instances launch Create and start an Ubuntu instance list List all available instances mount Mount a local directory in the instance networks List available network interfaces purge Purge all deleted instances permanently recover Recover deleted instances restart Restart instances set Set a configuration setting shell Open a shell on a running instance start Start instances stop Stop running instances suspend Suspend running instances transfer Transfer files between the host and instances umount Unmount a directory from an instance unalias Remove an alias version Show version details
--help option has the same result.
--verbose passed to any command will increase its output verbosity and you can repeat it (up to three times) to get even more output. By default, only errors will be displayed, with
-v warnings would be added,
-vv enables informational messages and
-vvv will print out debugging information.
See our Command-line reference for information on the other commands.