iDash CLI commands/ UI for reports

Document ID : KB000117332
Last Modified Date : 30/11/2018
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Getting following error message when executing  iDash CLI command (Command Line Interface) to generate an iDash report on Linux when the report is owned by a domain user and specifying the -u option:
Missing required 
How to specify the domain and user with the -u option when using the iDash CLI (Command Line Interface) on linux if the report is owned by a domain user?
In order to generate a report using iDash CLI commands and the iDash object (report) is owned by a domain user (EEM\Active Directory), the following backslash(s) are required between the domain name  and the user name:
On Windows: A single backslash is required between the domain and user.
Example: %IDASH_HOME%\bin\idgenpdf -t -n <report name> -u <domain>\<user>
On Linux/Unix, four backslashes between the domain and user are required. 
Example: $IDASH_HOME/bin/idlist -t -n <report_name> -u <domain>\\\\<user>