This appendix covers
- Running Jenkins on Minikube
- A short introduction to Helm
This appendix will walk you through the process of running Jenkins on your local Minikube cluster, which we use in the examples in chapter 10.
Running Jenkins on Kubernetes
You can run Jenkins as another service on the local Kubernetes cluster — Minikube — you set up in chapter 9. If you’re working from scratch, follow the installation instructions on GitHub to get Minikube running (https://github.com/kubernetes/minikube). Once you have it installed, bring up the cluster by running
minikube start at your terminal.
The Jenkins application consists of a master node and, optionally, any number of agent nodes. Running a Jenkins ...