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Kubernetes Tutorial - Installing Minikube

Installing kubernetes on your local developement machine can be quite challenging. We will get started kubernetes installation by making use of Minikube. Minikube is a lightweight Kubernetes implementation that creates a VM on your local machine and deploys a simple cluster containing only one node. As mentioned on the minikube installation page we need the following installed
  • Download Virtual Box installation for windows
    Virtual Box installation for Minikube Kubernetes
  • Kubectl installation - Download the kubectl.exe from kubectl downloads page.
    Install Kubectl for Minikube Kubernetes
    We need to set the Windows environment variables path to this exe location.
    Set Path Kubectl for Minikube Kubernetes
  • Minikube installation - Download the minikube-windows-amd64.exe from minikube downloads page.
    Install Minikube Kubernetes
    We need to set the Windows environment variables path to this exe location.
If we now go to the command prompt we can check if kubetctl and minikube have been installed correctly.
Install Minikube Kubernetes

Install Minikube Kubernetes