We already installed minikube for you. Check that it is properly installed, by running the minikube version command:
Great! You now have a running Kubernetes cluster in your online terminal. Minikube started a virtual machine for you, and a Kubernetes cluster is now running in that VM.
You can start the cluster by running the minikube start command:
To check if kubectl is installed you can run the kubectl version command
Let’s view the cluster details. We’ll do that by running kubectl cluster-info
To view the nodes in the cluster, run the kubectl get nodes command
kubectl get nodes
This command shows all nodes that can be used to host our applications. Now we have only one node, and we can see that it’s status is ready (it is ready to accept applications for deployment).