oc-config-set-context man page

oc config set-context ā€” Sets a context entry in kubeconfig


oc config set-context [Options]


Sets a context entry in kubeconfig

Specifying a name that already exists will merge new fields on top of existing values for those fields.



cluster for the context entry in kubeconfig


namespace for the context entry in kubeconfig


user for the context entry in kubeconfig

Options Inherited from Parent Commands


Username to impersonate for the operation


Group to impersonate for the operation, this flag can be repeated to specify multiple groups.


Path to the file container Azure container registry configuration information.


Default HTTP cache directory


Path to a cert file for the certificate authority


Path to a client certificate file for TLS


Path to a client key file for TLS


use a particular kubeconfig file


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


Require server version to match client version


The length of time to wait before giving up on a single server request. Non-zero values should contain a corresponding time unit (e.g. 1s, 2m, 3h). A value of zero means don't timeout requests.


The address and port of the Kubernetes API server


Bearer token for authentication to the API server


Print version information and quit


  # Set the user field on the gce context entry without touching other values
  oc config set-context gce --user=cluster-admin

See Also



June 2016, Ported from the Kubernetes man-doc generator

Referenced By


Openshift CLI User Manuals June 2016