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This package contains a CLI to install, manage & troubleshoot Kubernetes clusters running Cilium.

Installed size: 138.68 MB
How to install: sudo apt install cilium-cli

  • libc6
root@kali:~# cilium -h
CLI to install, manage, & troubleshooting Cilium clusters running Kubernetes.

Cilium is a CNI for Kubernetes to provide secure network connectivity and
load-balancing with excellent visibility using eBPF

# Install Cilium in current Kubernetes context
cilium install

# Check status of Cilium
cilium status

# Enable the Hubble observability layer
cilium hubble enable

# Perform a connectivity test
cilium connectivity test

  cilium [flags]
  cilium [command]

Available Commands:
  bgp          Access to BGP control plane
  clustermesh  Multi Cluster Management
  completion   Generate the autocompletion script for the specified shell
  config       Manage Configuration
  connectivity Connectivity troubleshooting
  context      Display the configuration context
  encryption   Cilium encryption
  help         Help about any command
  hubble       Hubble observability
  install      Install Cilium in a Kubernetes cluster using Helm
  status       Display status
  sysdump      Collects information required to troubleshoot issues with Cilium and Hubble
  uninstall    Uninstall Cilium using Helm
  upgrade      Upgrade a Cilium installation a Kubernetes cluster using Helm
  version      Display detailed version information

      --context string     Kubernetes configuration context
  -h, --help               help for cilium
  -n, --namespace string   Namespace Cilium is running in (default "kube-system")

Use "cilium [command] --help" for more information about a command.

Updated on: 2024-May-23