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Installing Kubepug

Kubepug can be installed on some different ways:

Additional installation methods

If you want an installation method that is not supported yet, feel free to open an issue on the github project asking for the new method. No promises! But we will do our best to support it!

Krew plugin

Krew is a Kubernetes / kubectl plugin manager. Kubepug can be installed as a krew plugin with the following command:

kubectl krew install deprecations


Kubepug can be installed with snap using the following command:

sudo snap install kubepug

If you want to install the development version, just use:

sudo snap install kubepug --edge

Getting the binary

Kubepug is compiled as a binary for various Operational Systems and architectures.

You can get the latest release from the Release page

Github Action

Kubepug can be used as a Github Action with the following definition:

name: Sample CI Workflow
# This workflow is triggered on pushes to the repository.
on: [push]
  HELM_VERSION: "v3.9.0"
  K8S_TARGET_VERSION: "v1.22.0"

    runs-on: ubuntu-latest
      - name: Check-out repo
        uses: actions/checkout@v2

      - uses: azure/setup-helm@v1
          version: $HELM_VERSION
        id: install

      - uses: cpanato/kubepug-installer@v1.0.0

      - name: Run Kubepug with your Helm Charts Repository
        run: |
          find charts -mindepth 1 -maxdepth 1 -type d | xargs -t -n1 -I% /bin/bash -c 'helm template % --api-versions ${K8S_TARGET_VERSION} | kubepug --error-on-deprecated --error-on-deleted --k8s-version ${K8S_TARGET_VERSION} --input-file /dev/stdin'