Running ghost doctor will check the system for any potential hiccups when installing or updating Ghost.

This command allows you to use ghost-cli as a diagnostic tool to find potential issues for your Ghost install, and provides information about what needs to be resolved if any issues arise.

The CLI automatically runs this command when installing, updating, starting or setting up ghost - and you can use is manually with ghost doctor.


# Check is the required config file exists and validates it's values
ghost doctor startup

# Check if the setup process was successful
ghost doctor setup


Run ghost doctor --help for more detailed information.

# Disable the memory availability checks
ghost doctor --no-check-mem