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Weave Cloud Launcher

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curl -Ls | sh -s -- --token=XXXXXX


  • curl -Ls | sh -s -- --token=XXXXXX (on the host)
  • Bootstrap binary (on the host)
    • Confirms the current k8s cluster with the user
    • Applies the Agent to the cluster via the host's kubectl
  • Agent (in the cluster)
    • Checks for updates once an hour
    • Self updates with the latest agent.yaml
      • RollingUpdate with auto recovery if the new version fails
    • Creates/Updates Weave Cloud agents currently using the Launch Generator (internal)
  • Service (

Running the integration tests locally

Launcher has quite few components and we provide a way to test the full end to end flow in a local cluster:

To run the tests:


This script will first ensure the dependencies are built and then run:


One can also use the local launcher service to provision a cluster:

LOCAL_IP=$(kubectl --context=kind-launcher-tests get nodes -o=jsonpath='{range .items[*]}{.status.addresses[?(@.type=="InternalIP")].address}{end}')
curl -Ls $LOCAL_IP:30080 | sh -s -- --token=${WEAVE_CLOUD_TOKEN}

Getting Help

If you have any questions about, feedback for or problems with launcher:

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