flux create source bucket

flux create source bucket

Create or update a Bucket source


The create source bucket command generates a Bucket resource and waits for it to be downloaded. For Buckets with static authentication, the credentials are stored in a Kubernetes secret.

flux create source bucket [name] [flags]


  # Create a source for a Bucket using static authentication
  flux create source bucket podinfo \
	--bucket-name=podinfo \
    --endpoint=minio.minio.svc.cluster.local:9000 \
	--insecure=true \
	--access-key=myaccesskey \
	--secret-key=mysecretkey \

  # Create a source for an Amazon S3 Bucket using IAM authentication
  flux create source bucket podinfo \
	--bucket-name=podinfo \
	--provider=aws \
    --endpoint=s3.amazonaws.com \
	--region=us-east-1 \


      --access-key string               the bucket access key
      --bucket-name string              the bucket name
      --endpoint string                 the bucket endpoint address
  -h, --help                            help for bucket
      --insecure                        for when connecting to a non-TLS S3 HTTP endpoint
      --provider sourceBucketProvider   the S3 compatible storage provider name, available options are: (generic, aws) (default generic)
      --region string                   the bucket region
      --secret-key string               the bucket secret key
      --secret-ref string               the name of an existing secret containing credentials

Options inherited from parent commands

      --as string                      Username to impersonate for the operation. User could be a regular user or a service account in a namespace.
      --as-group stringArray           Group to impersonate for the operation, this flag can be repeated to specify multiple groups.
      --as-uid string                  UID to impersonate for the operation.
      --cache-dir string               Default cache directory (default "/opt/buildhome/.kube/cache")
      --certificate-authority string   Path to a cert file for the certificate authority
      --client-certificate string      Path to a client certificate file for TLS
      --client-key string              Path to a client key file for TLS
      --cluster string                 The name of the kubeconfig cluster to use
      --context string                 The name of the kubeconfig context to use
      --export                         export in YAML format to stdout
      --fetch-timeout duration         set a timeout for fetch operations performed by source-controller (e.g. 'git clone' or 'helm repo update')
      --insecure-skip-tls-verify       If true, the server's certificate will not be checked for validity. This will make your HTTPS connections insecure
      --interval duration              source sync interval (default 1m0s)
      --kubeconfig string              Path to the kubeconfig file to use for CLI requests.
      --label strings                  set labels on the resource (can specify multiple labels with commas: label1=value1,label2=value2)
  -n, --namespace string               If present, the namespace scope for this CLI request (default "flux-system")
      --server string                  The address and port of the Kubernetes API server
      --timeout duration               timeout for this operation (default 5m0s)
      --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
      --token string                   Bearer token for authentication to the API server
      --user string                    The name of the kubeconfig user to use
      --verbose                        print generated objects