Contao uses the Console component of Symfony and provides a few commands.
To execute these commands locate the
console executable in your project
and append the subsequently documented commands.
php vendor/bin/contao-console <command-name>
You can get a list of all available commands like so:
php vendor/bin/contao-console list
By appending the
--help argument to any command, a usage guide is printed to the shell.
php vendor/bin/contao-console contao:user:password --help Description: Changes the password of a Contao back end user. Usage: contao:user:password [options] [--] <username> Arguments: username The username of the back end user Options: -p, --password=PASSWORD The new password […]
Detailed information about some commands can be found here.