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Kubernetes for Serverless Applications by Russ McKendrick

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Downloading and configuring Apache OpenWhisk

As we have already mentioned, Apache OpenWhisk ships with a Vagrantfile that contains all of the commands to deploy a local Apache OpenWhisk installation from scratch. To download the Apache OpenWhisk repository and deploy the virtual machine, run the following commands:

$ git clone --depth=1 https://github.com/apache/incubator-openwhisk.git openwhisk$ cd openwhisk/tools/vagrant$ ./hello

This process will take anywhere up to 30 minutes depending on the speed of your internet connectivity; you can find a copy of the Vagrantfile at the following URL: https://github.com/apache/incubator-openwhisk/blob/master/tools/vagrant/Vagrantfile.

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