Get Minikube and Kubectl commands with this cheat sheet

By: Daniel Oh

Updated: 3/24/2017

Kubernetes is an open-source platform for automating deployment, scaling and operations of application containers across clusters of hosts, providing container-centric infrastructure. See why you’ll need more than Kubernetes for DevOps. 

Learn how to:

  • Install Minikube
  • Run locally on Minikube 
  • Install Kubectl
  • Use the Kubectl CLI
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Understanding Minikube commands

“ To administer and interact with any given Kubernetes cluster (local or remote), you must set up your kubeconfig file. By default, kubectl con guration lives at ~/.kube/config

You can also create a cluster in your local machine via Minikube (See section 3: Running Locally via Minikube)

current-context: federal-context

apiVersion: v1


- cluster:

   api-version: v1


 name: cow-cluster

- cluster:

   certificate-authority: path/to/my/cafile


 name: horse-cluster
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