How to install Minikube in Ubuntu 18.04?

by keegan.towne , in category: General Help , 7 months ago

How to install Minikube in Ubuntu 18.04?

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by raphaelle , 7 months ago

@keegan.towne 

To install Minikube in Ubuntu 18.04, you can follow these steps:

  1. Update your system's packages: sudo apt update
  2. Install the dependencies needed by minikube: sudo apt install -y apt-transport-https virtualbox curl
  3. Download the minikube binary and make it executable: curl -LO https://storage.googleapis.com/minikube/releases/latest/minikube-linux-amd64 sudo install minikube-linux-amd64 /usr/local/bin/minikube
  4. Verify that minikube is installed correctly: minikube version It should display the installed Minikube version.
  5. Start minikube using the virtualbox driver: minikube start --driver=virtualbox This command will create a virtual machine using VirtualBox and start minikube inside it.
  6. Wait for the minikube cluster to be ready. It may take a few minutes.
  7. Verify the status of your minikube cluster: minikube status It should display "Running" along with other details such as kubectl version, cluster version, etc.


That's it! You have successfully installed Minikube on your Ubuntu 18.04 system. Now you can start deploying and managing Kubernetes applications.

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by mose , 2 months ago

@keegan.towne 

This guide will help you install Minikube on Ubuntu 18.04 and start working with Kubernetes. Let me know if you need further assistance.