Display Resources

  • all: kubectl get all -A -o wide
  • custom resource definitions: kubectl get crd
  • ingressroutes (custom resource definition from Traefik): kubectl get ingressroutes -A
  • component statuses: kubectl get cs
  • list Longhorn replica: kubectl get replica -A

Create Resources

  • expose deployment: kubectl expose deploy <deployment_name> --port <port_number> - more

Delete Resources

  • delete all from namespace: kubectl delete all --all -n <namespace>

Special Commands

  • execute bash on pod: kubectl exec --stdin --tty <pod_name> -- /bin/bash
  • stop / start a pod: kubectl scale --replicas=<0/1> <deployment_name>
  • schedule Pods on the control-plane: kubectl taint nodes --all node-role.kubernetes.io/master-
  • write yaml for kubectl command to file: kubectl <command> --dry-run=client -o yaml > <file>.yaml
  • convert config file to configmap: kubectl create configmap <config_map_name> --from-file=<config_file_name> --dry-run=client -o yaml > <filename>.yaml
Last modified June 27, 2023: Update kubectl.md (b671c27)