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k3s installs k3s on VMs/Bare-Metal hosts. When a plugin like hcloud_vms is used, a file called inventory.yml will be available for k3s to determine the connection data for the machines to provision Kubernetes to.

  • needs: vms
  • provides: kubernetes

Directories used

  • /usr/local/bin/ (k3s binary)
  • /etc/systemd/system (k3s systemd units)
  • /var/lib/kubelet (kubelet data)
  • /var/log/ (logs)
  • /var/lib/rancher/k3s (k3s data, containers, images)

Last update: May 16, 2022
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