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Last pushed: 5 months ago
Short Description
kube-aws CoreOS/Kubernetes tool built into Docker.
Full Description

kube-aws tool for provisioning a CoreOS/Kubernetes cluster on AWS


  • A Docker build for the kube-aws command line tool, used to build Kubernetes on AWS. For more info, see Kubernetes on AWS
  • This image is built from the Alpine Linux base image.


  • Docker :whale: - if you are on Mac, checkout the Docker Toolbox
  • An AWS account and API credentials - AWS

To build the Docker image and provision a cluster

AWS Credentials

  • The supported way to provide AWS credentials to kube-aws is by exporting the following environment variables:
    export AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID=AKID1234567890

Cluster Assets

  • Follow the kube-aws README to create the KMS key and cluster assets README
  • Run the container and mount the cluster assets to validate, render and provision.
    $ docker run -v $(pwd):/root/ --rm danielwhatmuff/kube-aws-docker kube-aws < render | validate | up >
  • Control the cluster using danielwhatmuff/kubectl Docker image
    $ kubectl --kubeconfig=kubeconfig get nodes


File issues in GitHub to report bugs or issue a pull request to contribute.

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