Download kubeconfig file

You can download the generated Kubeconfig for your cluster to be used with the kubectl command. The file will be generated on the fly when you request it.

You can download the file from

  • the Kubernetes Manager or

  • the designer in case the viewed data center contains node pools.

Download from Kubernetes manager

Prerequisites

  • You are logged on to the DCD. (?)​

  • You are the contract owner or an administrator. (?)​

    • or -

  • You have access to the cluster.

  • The cluster is in state "ACTIVE" (?)​

How to download from Kubernetes manager

  • Open Kubernetes Manager Menu Bar > Resource Manager > Kubernetes Manager

  • Select a cluster from the list

  • Click on kubeconfig.yaml - or -

  • Click the small arrow next to it for downloading in JSON format.

Download from designer

Prerequisites

  • You are logged on to the DCD. (?)​

  • You are the contract owner or an administrator. (?)​

    • or -

  • You have access to the cluster.

  • You have access to the data center

  • The cluster is in state "ACTIVE" (?)​

How to download from designer

  • Open a data center containing node pools

  • Select a server that is managed by Kubernetes

  • Click on kubeconfig.yaml in the inspector - or -

  • Click the small arrow next to it for downloading in JSON format.