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Single-Cluster

Kuadrant Getting Started - Single Cluster

Overview

In this quick start, we will cover: - setup of Kuadrant in a singe local kind cluster

Prerequisites

Environmental Variables

General

Env Var Example Value Description
ISTIO_INSTALL_SAIL true Whether to install istio through project sail, default false

If you want to make use of the Kuadrant DNSPolicy you should setup the following environmental variables depending on your DNS Provider:

AWS

Env Var Example Value Description
KUADRANT_ZONE_ROOT_DOMAIN jbloggs.hcpapps.net Hostname for the root Domain
KUADRANT_AWS_DNS_PUBLIC_ZONE_ID Z01234567US0IQE3YLO00 AWS Route 53 Zone ID for specified KUADRANT_ZONE_ROOT_DOMAIN
KUADRANT_AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID AKIA1234567890000000 Access Key ID, for user with permissions to Route 53 in the account where root domain is created
KUADRANT_AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY Z01234567US0000000 Access Secret Access Key, for user with permissions to Route 53 in the account where root domain is created
KUADRANT_AWS_REGION eu-west-1 AWS Region

GCP

Env Var Example Value Description
GOOGLE {"client_id": "00000000-00000000000000.apps.googleusercontent.com","client_secret": "d-FL95Q00000000000000","refresh_token": "00000aaaaa00000000-AAAAAAAAAAAAKFGJFJDFKDK","type": "authorized_user"} This is the JSON created from either the JSON credentials created by the Google Cloud CLI or a Service account
PROJECT_ID my_project_id ID to the google project
ZONE_NAME jbloggs-google Zone name
ZONE_DNS_NAME jbloggs.google.hcpapps.net DNS name
LOG_LEVEL 1 Log level for the Controller

Alternatively, to set defaults, add the above environment variables to your .zshrc or .bash_profile.

Set the release you want to use

export KUADRANT_REF=v0.7.1
export ISTIO_INSTALL_SAIL=true

Set Up a kind cluster and install Kuadrant

Run the following:

curl "https://raw.githubusercontent.com/kuadrant/kuadrant-operator/${KUADRANT_REF}/hack/quickstart-setup.sh" | bash
This will setup a single kind cluster, install Istio and install Kuadrant. Once this completes you should be able to move on to using the various policy apis offered by Kuadrant.

What's Next

The next step is to setup and use the policies provided by Kuadrant.

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