Play with minikube

1. Install minikube


  • 2 CPUs or more
  • 2GB of free memory
  • 20GB of free disk space
  • docker or virtual machine manager(VirtualBox, VMWare)

a. First download the latest minikube

curl -LO

b. Install with dpkg

sudo dpkg -i minikube_latest_amd64.deb

c. Check the minikube version

minikube version

2. Install kubectl

a. Download the kubectl

curl -LO`curl -s`/bin/linux/amd64/kubectl

b. Check the version

kubectl version -o json

3. Play with minikube

a. Start minikube

minikube start

b. Stop minikube

minikube stop

c. Status of minikube

minikube status

d. List of installed Minikube addons

minikube addons list
minikube addons enable <name>
minikube addons disable <name>

e. Dashboard

minikube dashboard

4. References



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