oc-new-project man page

oc new-project ā€” Request a new project


oc new-project [Options]


Create a new project for yourself

If your administrator allows self-service, this command will create a new project for you and assign you as the project admin.

After your project is created it will become the default project in your config.



Project description


Project display name


If true, the project will not be set as a cluster entry in kubeconfig after being created

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 containing 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


The name of the kubeconfig cluster to use


Path to the kubeconfig 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


Password for basic authentication to the API server


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.

-s, --server=""

The address and port of the Kubernetes API server


Bearer token for authentication to the API server


The name of the kubeconfig user to use


Username for basic authentication to the API server


Print version information and quit


  # Create a new project with minimal information
  oc new-project web-team-dev
  # Create a new project with a display name and description
  oc new-project web-team-dev --display-name="Web Team Development" --description="Development project for the web team."

See Also



June 2016, Ported from the Kubernetes man-doc generator

Referenced By


Openshift CLI User Manuals June 2016