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wp cli - Manage WP-CLI itself.

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# Display the version currently installed.
$ wp cli version
WP-CLI 0.24.1

# Check for updates to WP-CLI.
$ wp cli check-update
Success: WP-CLI is at the latest version.

# Update WP-CLI to the latest stable release.
$ wp cli update
You have version 0.24.0. Would you like to update to 0.24.1? [y/n] y
Downloading from https://github.com/wp-cli/wp-cli/releases/download/v0.24.1/wp-cli-0.24.1.phar...
New version works. Proceeding to replace.
Success: Updated WP-CLI to 0.24.1.


Name Description
alias List available WP-CLI aliases.
check-update Check to see if there is a newer version of WP-CLI available.
cmd-dump Dump the list of installed commands, as JSON.
completions Generate tab completion strings.
info Print various details about the WP-CLI environment.
param-dump Dump the list of global parameters, as JSON or in var_export format.
update Update WP-CLI to the latest release.
version Print WP-CLI version.