To start Minikube with Docker, follow these steps:
- Install Docker: First, make sure you have Docker installed on your machine. You can download and install Docker from the official Docker website (https://www.docker.com/get-started).
- Install Minikube: Download and install Minikube based on your operating system from the Minikube GitHub repository (https://github.com/kubernetes/minikube/releases).
- Start Minikube: Open your command prompt or terminal and run the following command to start Minikube with Docker:
minikube start --driver=docker
This command tells Minikube to start with the Docker container runtime.
- Verify Minikube status: Run the following command to verify the status of your Minikube cluster:
If the cluster has started successfully, you should see a message indicating that the cluster is running.
Now you have Minikube started with Docker as the container runtime. You can start deploying and managing Kubernetes resources using the kubectl command-line tool.