- Running on Windows requires Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) which is automatically installed by Rancher Desktop
Install the latest version from Rancher Desktop for your operating system
When running Rancher Desktop for the first time wait until the initialization is completed. Make sure that a supported Kubernetes version is selected under
Kubernetes Settings, e.g. v1.21.5
Make sure Rancher Desktop is running.
Rancher Desktop can report Kubernetes as running while some pods are actually not yet ready.
Manual verification is possible by executing the command
kubectl get pods -A in a terminal and checking that all pods report either
Completed as their status.
Start a terminal (e.g. type
cmdin the search field) and change to the directory where
epinio-windows-amd64is located, e.g.
Copy the binary to a directory of your choice and add it to the
PATHvariable as described by Kevin Berg's article. This allows execution of Epinio directly from any terminal.
Start a terminal and change to the directory where
epinio-darwin-amd64is located, e.g.
Linux is not yet supported by Rancher Desktop - see https://github.com/rancher-sandbox/rancher-desktop/issues/426