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Setup a k3s kubernetes cluster using Multipass VMs
for node in node1 node2 node3;do
multipass launch -n $node
# Init cluster on node1
multipass exec node1 -- bash -c "curl -sfL | sh -"
# Get node1's IP
IP=$(multipass info node1 | grep IPv4 | awk '{print $2}')
# Get Token used to join nodes
TOKEN=$(multipass exec node1 sudo cat /var/lib/rancher/k3s/server/node-token)
# Join node2
multipass exec node2 -- \
bash -c "curl -sfL | K3S_URL=\"https://$IP:6443\" K3S_TOKEN=\"$TOKEN\" sh -"
# Join node3
multipass exec node3 -- \
bash -c "curl -sfL | K3S_URL=\"https://$IP:6443\" K3S_TOKEN=\"$TOKEN\" sh -"
# Get cluster's configuration
multipass exec node1 sudo cat /etc/rancher/k3s/k3s.yaml > k3s.yaml
# Set node1's external IP in the configuration file
sed -i '' "s/$IP/" k3s.yaml
# We'r all set
echo "K3s cluster is ready !"
echo "Run the following command to set the current context:"
echo "$ export KUBECONFIG=$PWD/k3s.yaml"
echo "and start to use the cluster:"
echo "$ kubectl get nodes"
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