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(since EVL 2.4)

To get the latest state of an EVL task (i.e. job, workflow or script, or waiting for a file).


evl status
  ( <run_id> | <task_name> [-o|--odate=<odate>] )
  [-p|--project=<project>] [-v|--verbose]

evl status
  ( --help | --usage | --version )


-o, --odate=<odate>

to specify particular Order Date, environment variable ‘EVL_ODATE’ is then ignored

-p, --project=<project_dir>

specify project folder if not the current working one

Standard options:


print this help and exit


print short usage information and exit

-v, --verbose

print to stderr info/debug messages of the component


print version and exit


  1. To get the last state of ‘some_job.evl’ with today Order Date:
    evl status some_job.evl --odate today
  2. To get the last state of task with Run ID 3222 of the given project:
    evl status 3222 -p /data/project/roaming