oadm-create-api-client-config man page

oadm create-api-client-config — Create a config file for connecting to the server as a user


oadm create-api-client-config [Options]


Create a client configuration for connecting to the server

This command creates a folder containing a client certificate, a client key, a server certificate authority, and a .kubeconfig file for connecting to the master as the provided user.


The base filename to use for the .crt, .key, and .kubeconfig files. Defaults to the username.
Files containing signing authorities to use to verify the API server's serving certificate.
The client data directory.
The list of groups this user belongs to. Comma delimited list
--master=" ⟨https://localhost:8443"⟩
The API server's URL.
The API public facing server's URL (if applicable).
The certificate file.
The key file.
The serial file that keeps track of how many certs have been signed.
The scope qualified username.

Options Inherited from Parent Commands

DEPRECATED: The API version to use when talking to the server

Username to impersonate for the operation.

Path to a client certificate file for TLS.

Path to a client key file for TLS.

The name of the kubeconfig cluster to use

Path to the config file to use for CLI requests.

The name of the kubeconfig context to use

The Google Cloud Platform Service Account JSON Key to use for authentication.

If true, the server's certificate will not be checked for validity. This will make your HTTPS connections insecure.

Maximum number of seconds between log flushes

Require server version to match client version

-n, --namespace=""
If present, the namespace scope for this CLI request.

The address and port of the Kubernetes API server

Bearer token for authentication to the API server.

See Also



June 2016, Ported from the Kubernetes man-doc generator

Referenced By


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