kompose is a tool to help users familiar with docker-compose move to Kubernetes. It takes a Docker Compose file and translates it into Kubernetes resources.

View the project on GitHub kubernetes/kompose

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Installation

We have multiple ways to install Kompose. Our prefered method is downloading the binary from the latest GitHub release.

GitHub release

Kompose is released via GitHub on a three-week cycle, you can see all current releases on the GitHub release page.

Linux and macOS:

# Linux
curl -L https://github.com/kubernetes/kompose/releases/download/v1.3.0/kompose-linux-amd64 -o kompose

# macOS
curl -L https://github.com/kubernetes/kompose/releases/download/v1.3.0/kompose-darwin-amd64 -o kompose

chmod +x kompose
sudo mv ./kompose /usr/local/bin/kompose

Windows:

Download from GitHub and add the binary to your PATH.

Nightly / master release

“Nightly” binaries are generated on a per-merge basis and uploaded to Bintray

Linux and macOS:

# Linux 
curl -L https://dl.bintray.com/kompose/kompose/latest/kompose-linux-amd64 -o kompose

# macOS
curl -L https://dl.bintray.com/kompose/kompose/latest/kompose-darwin-amd64 -o kompose

chmod +x kompose
sudo mv ./kompose /usr/local/bin/kompose

Windows:

Download from Bintray and add the binary to your PATH.

Go

Installing using go get pulls from the master branch with the latest development changes.

go get -u github.com/kubernetes/kompose

CentOS

Kompose is in EPEL CentOS repository. If you don’t have EPEL repository already installed and enabled you can do it by running sudo yum install epel-release

If you have EPEL enabled in your system, you can install Kompose like any other package.

sudo yum -y install kompose

Fedora

Kompose is in Fedora 24, 25 and 26 repositories. You can install it just like any other package.

sudo dnf -y install kompose

macOS

On macOS you can install latest release via Homebrew:

brew install kompose

Windows

Kompose can be installed via Chocolatey

choco install kubernetes-kompose