Generate new secret keys that can be used by the Bokeh server to cryptographically sign session IDs.

To generate a new secret key for use with Bokeh server, execute

bokeh secret

on the command line. The key will be printed to standard output.

The secret key can be provided to the bokeh serve command with the BOKEH_SECRET_KEY environment variable.


You must keep the secret secret! Protect it like a root password.

class Secret(parser: argparse.ArgumentParser)[source]

Subcommand to generate a new secret key.

invoke(args: argparse.Namespace) None[source]
name: ClassVar[str] = 'secret'

name for this subcommand