K3s is a fully certified Kubernetes offering, it can replace the "full-fat" K8s in some cases.
AutoK3s is a lightweight tool for simplifying the cluster management of K3s, it can help you Run K3s Everywhere.
Now supports the following providers, we encourage submitting PR contribution for more providers:
Scenario 1 - Run with docker:
# The commands will start autok3s daemon with an interactionable UI. # Standard Linux (Recommended) $ docker run -itd --restart=unless-stopped --net=host -v /var/run/docker.sock:/var/run/docker.sock cnrancher/autok3s:v0.5.2 # MacOS $ docker run -itd --restart=unless-stopped -p 8080:8080 -v /var/run/docker.sock:/var/run/docker.sock cnrancher/autok3s:v0.5.2
Scenario 2 - Run with docker-compose
# AutoK3s is available at: http://autok3s.vcap.me (vcap.me resolves to 127.0.0.1). # The cli and container uses the same `AUTOK3S_CONFIG` directory. docker-compose up -d
Scenario 3 - Run with cli:
# The commands use the shell script on MacOS and Linux, or visit the Releases page to download the executable for Windows. curl -sS https://rancher-mirror.rancher.cn/autok3s/install.sh | sh # The commands will start autok3s daemon with an interactionable UI. autok3s -d serve
To uninstall autok3s cli, please execute command below:
In the demo, we install K3s by k3d provider in around 1 minute, and we can manage K3s clusters by kube-explorer dashboard.
Watch the demo:
dapper to manage project compilation, testing and packaging.
make autok3s build
make autok3s unit
make autok3s package only
dapper please follow the dapper project.
AutoK3s is 100% open-source software. The project source code is spread across a number of repos:
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