Difficulty: beginner
Estimated Time: 5 - 10 minutes

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to:

  • Install Project Calico
  • Install calicoctl
  • Configure calicoctl
  • Use the Command Reference

Congratulations! You've successfully completed the calicoctl tutorial.

This included installing Project Calico, installing calicoctl, configuring calicoctl, and reviewing the Command Reference guide.

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Using calicoctl in Kubernetes

Step 1 of 6

Step 1 - Install Calico

calicoctl is Project Calico's command line tool that allows you to easily manage Calico's network and security policy.

To get started, first install Project Calico using kubectl:

kubectl apply -f http://docs.projectcalico.org/v2.1/getting-started/kubernetes/installation/hosted/kubeadm/1.6/calico.yaml