kubectx: kubectx is a utility to manage and switch between kubectl contexts.

Updating kubectx

webi kubectx@stable

Use the @beta tag for pre-releases.

Cheat Sheet

kubectx kubectx helps you switch between Kubernetes clusters back and forth

To run kubectx:


Command line arguments

  kubectx                   : list the contexts
  kubectx <NAME>            : switch to context <NAME>
  kubectx -                 : switch to the previous context
  kubectx -c, --current     : show the current context name
  kubectx <NEW_NAME>=<NAME> : rename context <NAME> to <NEW_NAME>
  kubectx <NEW_NAME>=.      : rename current-context to <NEW_NAME>
  kubectx -d <NAME>         : delete context <NAME> ('.' for current-context)
                              (this command won't delete the user/cluster entry
                              that is used by the context)
  kubectx -u, --unset       : unset the current context


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