kubeadm-alpha-selfhosting-pivot - Man Page

Convert a static Pod-hosted control plane into a self-hosted one

Eric Paris Jan 2015


kubeadm alpha selfhosting pivot [Options]


Convert static Pod files for control plane components into self-hosted DaemonSets configured via the Kubernetes API.

See the documentation for self-hosting limitations.

Alpha Disclaimer: this command is currently alpha.


--cert-dir="/etc/kubernetes/pki" The path where certificates are stored

--config="" Path to a kubeadm configuration file.

-f, --force=false Pivot the cluster without prompting for confirmation

--kubeconfig="/etc/kubernetes/admin.conf" The kubeconfig file to use when talking to the cluster. If the flag is not set, a set of standard locations can be searched for an existing kubeconfig file.

-s, --store-certs-in-secrets=false Enable storing certs in secrets

Options Inherited from Parent Commands

--azure-container-registry-config="" Path to the file containing Azure container registry configuration information.

--log-flush-frequency=5s Maximum number of seconds between log flushes

--rootfs="" [EXPERIMENTAL] The path to the 'real' host root filesystem.

--version=false Print version information and quit


  # Convert a static Pod-hosted control plane into a self-hosted one.
  kubeadm alpha phase self-hosting convert-from-staticpods

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January 2015, Originally compiled by Eric Paris (eparis at redhat dot com) based on the kubernetes source material, but hopefully they have been automatically generated since!

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