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Timoni build

timoni build

Build an instance from a module and print the resulting Kubernetes resources

timoni build [INSTANCE NAME] [MODULE URL] [flags]


  # Build an instance from a local module
  timoni build app ./path/to/module --output yaml

  # Build an instance with custom values by merging them in the specified order
  timoni build app ./path/to/module \
  --values ./values-1.cue \
  --values ./values-2.cue


      --creds creds       The credentials for the container registry in the format '<username>[:<password>]'.
  -h, --help              help for build
  -o, --output string     The format in which the Kubernetes objects should be printed, can be 'yaml' or 'json'. (default "yaml")
  -p, --package package   The name of the module's package used for building the templates. (default main)
  -f, --values strings    The local path to values files (cue, yaml or json format).
  -v, --version version   The version of the module e.g. '1.0.0' or '1.0.0-rc.1'.

Options inherited from parent commands

      --cache-dir string                    Artifacts cache dir, can be disable with 'TIMONI_CACHING=false' env var. (defaults to "$HOME/.timoni/cache")
      --kube-as string                      Username to impersonate for the operation. User could be a regular user or a service account in a namespace.
      --kube-as-group stringArray           Group to impersonate for the operation, this flag can be repeated to specify multiple groups.
      --kube-as-uid string                  UID to impersonate for the operation.
      --kube-certificate-authority string   Path to a cert file for the certificate authority.
      --kube-client-certificate string      Path to a client certificate file for TLS.
      --kube-client-key string              Path to a client key file for TLS.
      --kube-context string                 The name of the kubeconfig context to use.
      --kube-insecure-skip-tls-verify       if true, the Kubernetes API server's certificate will not be checked for validity. This will make your HTTPS connections insecure.
      --kube-server string                  The address and port of the Kubernetes API server.
      --kube-tls-server-name string         Server name to use for server certificate validation. If it is not provided, the hostname used to contact the server is used.
      --kube-token string                   Bearer token for authentication to the API server.
      --kubeconfig string                   Path to the kubeconfig file.
      --log-color                           Adds colorized output to the logs. (defaults to false when no tty)
      --log-pretty                          Adds timestamps to the logs. (default true)
  -n, --namespace string                    The the namespace scope for the operation. (default "default")
      --registry-insecure                   If true, allows connecting to a container registry without TLS or with a self-signed certificate.
      --timeout duration                    The length of time to wait before giving up on the current operation. (default 5m0s)


  • timoni - A package manager for Kubernetes powered by CUE.