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Valentin Prugnaud
Valentin Prugnaud

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Install kubectl and minikube on Mac OS

UPDATE: Docker can also help you run a Kubernetes cluster locally, check the Docker documentation to get started:

Install Google Cloud CLI tool

GCloud Quickstart MacOS

Install kubectl

$ gcloud components install kubectl 

Install minikube

$ curl -Lo minikube && chmod +x minikube && sudo mv minikube /usr/local/bin/ 

Install minikube hyperkit driver

$ curl -LO \ && sudo install -o root -g wheel -m 4755 docker-machine-driver-hyperkit /usr/local/bin/ 

Configure minikube to use hyperkit driver

$ minikube config set vm-driver hyperkit 

Start minikube

$ minikube start 

Run a test

$ kubectl run hello-minikube --port=8080 $ kubectl expose deployment hello-minikube --type=NodePort $ kubectl get pods 



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