Install Kalm on Kind

Install Kind

Kind is a tool for running local Kubernetes clusters using Docker container β€œnodes”. If you are using Kind for the first time, please checkout its official website to get basic information and go through their installation process.

brew install kind

Create a new cluster

❯ kind create cluster
Creating cluster "kind" ...
βœ“ Ensuring node image (kindest/node:v1.20.2) πŸ–Ό
βœ“ Preparing nodes πŸ“¦
βœ“ Writing configuration πŸ“œ
βœ“ Starting control-plane πŸ•ΉοΈ
βœ“ Installing CNI πŸ”Œ
βœ“ Installing StorageClass πŸ’Ύ
Set kubectl context to "kind-kind"
You can now use your cluster with:
kubectl cluster-info --context kind-kind
Have a nice day! πŸ‘‹
❯ kubectl get pods -A
kube-system coredns-74ff55c5b-8x47r 1/1 Running 0 64s
kube-system coredns-74ff55c5b-v8qsl 1/1 Running 0 64s
kube-system etcd-kind-control-plane 0/1 Running 0 66s
kube-system kindnet-bcdxs 1/1 Running 0 64s
kube-system kube-apiserver-kind-control-plane 1/1 Running 0 66s
kube-system kube-controller-manager-kind-control-plane 0/1 Running 0 66s
kube-system kube-proxy-m8bff 1/1 Running 0 64s
kube-system kube-scheduler-kind-control-plane 0/1 Running 0 66s
local-path-storage local-path-provisioner-78776bfc44-b8tq2 1/1 Running 0 64s

Install Kalm

# clone the repo
git clone
cd kalm
./scripts/ $(git rev-parse HEAD)
Initializing Kalm - 4/4 modules ready:
βœ” kalm-operator
βœ” cert-manager
βœ” istio-system
βœ” kalm-system
Kalm Installation Complete! πŸŽ‰
To start using Kalm, open a port via:
kubectl port-forward -n kalm-system $(kubectl get pod -n kalm-system -l app=kalm -ojsonpath="{.items[0]}") 3010:3010
Then visit http://localhost:3010 in your browser
Last updated on by Liu Mingmin