This content describes the most recent release of the CodeQL CLI. For more information about this release, see https://github.com/github/codeql-cli-binaries/releases.
To see details of the options available for this command in an earlier release, run the command with the
--help option in your terminal.
codeql bqrs info <options>... -- <file>
Display metadata for a BQRS file.
This command displays an overview of the data contained in the compact binary BQRS file that is the result of executing a query. It shows the names and sizes of each result set (table) in the BQRS file, and the column types of each result set.
It can also optionally precompute offsets for using the pagination options of codeql bqrs decode. This is mainly useful for IDE plugins.
[Mandatory] BQRS file to show information about.
Select output format, either
text (default) or
[Advanced] When given together with
--format=json, compute a table
of byte offsets that can later be given to the
--start-at option of
codeql bqrs decode, to start streaming results at positions 0, <num>, 2*<num>, and so
[Advanced] Only process
--paginate-rows for result sets with this
name. (If the name does not match any result set,
--paginate-rows is a
Show this help text.
[Advanced] Give option to the JVM running the command.
(Beware that options containing spaces will not be handled correctly.)
Incrementally increase the number of progress messages printed.
Incrementally decrease the number of progress messages printed.
[Advanced] Explicitly set the verbosity level to one of errors,
warnings, progress, progress+, progress++, progress+++. Overrides
[Advanced] Write detailed logs to one or more files in the given directory, with generated names that include timestamps and the name of the running subcommand.
(To write a log file with a name you have full control over, instead
--log-to-stderr and redirect stderr as desired.)
[Advanced] Controls the location of cached data on disk that will
persist between several runs of the CLI, such as downloaded QL packs and
compiled query plans. If not set explicitly, this defaults to a
.codeql in the user's home directory; it will be
created if it doesn't already exist.