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  • Kubernetes For The Sysadmin - Enter KubeVirt
    2 projects | | 3 Oct 2023
    Krew is a way to manage plugins for Kubernetes. For more info, check out the following link:
  • Lock your Kubernetes contexts!
    2 projects | /r/kubernetes | 15 Mar 2023
    I plan on getting it added as a krew plugin, so watch this space.
  • Deploying CLIs to developer machines
    3 projects | /r/devops | 9 Mar 2023
  • Getting started with kubectl plugins
    20 projects | | 18 Jan 2023
    Krew is a plugin manager maintained by the Kubernetes Special Interest Group (SIG) CLI community. Krew makes it easy to use kubectl plugins and helps you discover, install, and manage them on your machine. It is similar to tools like apt, dnf, or brew. Today, over 200 kubectl plugins are available on Krew - and that number is only increasing. Some projects are actively used and some get deprecated over time, but are still accessible via Krew.
  • Most Useful kubectl Plugins
    6 projects | | 14 Oct 2022
    kubectl plugins can be installed in numerous ways, the easiest way would be to install the official plugin manager called krew.
  • Introduction to Kubectl CLI Plugins ctx and ns
    2 projects | | 10 Oct 2022
    ( set -x; cd "$(mktemp -d)" && OS="$(uname | tr '[:upper:]' '[:lower:]')" && ARCH="$(uname -m | sed -e 's/x86_64/amd64/' -e 's/\(arm\)\(64\)\?.*/\1\2/' -e 's/aarch64$/arm64/')" && KREW="krew-${OS}_${ARCH}" && curl -fsSLO "${KREW}.tar.gz" && tar zxvf "${KREW}.tar.gz" && ./"${KREW}" install krew )
  • Introduction to Kubernetes extensibility
    2 projects | | 21 Sep 2022
    -- What is Krew?
  • Extending kubectl Utility With Plugins
    5 projects | | 15 Sep 2022
    Although there’s more than one way to distribute and install kubectl plugins, the simplest way is to use krew. It is a package manager for kubectl and makes the installation and management of kubectl plugins a cakewalk. To get started, you would have to first install krew on your machine. You can refer to this installation document to do so.
    5 projects | | 15 Sep 2022
    Did you notice how krew itself is a kubectl plugin as well? A plugin to manage all other plugins! If you’re willing to, you can check its source code here.
  • Kubernetes Hardening Tutorial Part 3: Authn, Authz, Logging & Auditing
    4 projects | | 15 Mar 2022
    The easiest way to install kubectl-who-can is by Krew, which is the plugin manager for kubectl CLI tool. Assuming you have already installed krew, you can simply run:
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Basic krew repo stats
19 days ago

kubernetes-sigs/krew is an open source project licensed under Apache License 2.0 which is an OSI approved license.

The primary programming language of krew is Go.

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