Command line parameters

Zettelstore is not just a web service that provides services of a zettelkasten. It allows to some tasks to be executed at the command line. Typically, the task (“sub-command”) will be given at the command line as the first parameter.

If no parameter is given, the Zettelstore is called as


This is equivalent to call it this way:

mkdir -p ./zettel
zettelstore run -d ./zettel -c ./.zscfg

Typically this is done by starting Zettelstore via a graphical user interface by double-clicking to its file icon.