openshift-cli-adm-create-kubeconfig man page

openshift cli adm create-kubeconfig — Create a basic .kubeconfig file from client certs


openshift cli adm create-kubeconfig [Options]


Create's a .kubeconfig file at <--kubeconfig> that looks like this:

 - cluster:
 certificate-authority-data: <contents of --certificate-authority>
 server: <--master>
 name: <--cluster>
 - cluster:
 certificate-authority-data: <contents of --certificate-authority>
 server: <--public-master>
 name: public-<--cluster>
 - context:
 cluster: <--cluster>
 user: <--user>
 namespace: <--namespace>
 name: <--context>
 - context:
 cluster: public-<--cluster>
 user: <--user>
 namespace: <--namespace>
 name: public-<--context>
 current-context: <--context>
 kind: Config
 - name: <--user>
 client-certificate-data: <contents of --client-certificate>
 client-key-data: <contents of --client-key>



Files containing signing authorities to use to verify the API server's serving certificate.


The client cert file.


The client key file.


Path for the resulting .kubeconfig file.

--master=" ⟨https://localhost:8443"⟩

The API server's URL.


Namespace for this context in .kubeconfig.


The API public facing server's URL (if applicable).

Options Inherited from Parent Commands


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


Username to impersonate for the operation


Path to the file container Azure container registry configuration information.


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


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


The name of the kubeconfig user to use

See Also



June 2016, Ported from the Kubernetes man-doc generator

Referenced By


Openshift CLI User Manuals June 2016