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Kubernetes library for Robot Framework

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RobotFramework library for testing Kubernetes cluster

Quick start

# install library itself
pip install robotframework-kubelibrary

export KUBECONFIG=~/.kube/config

# run example tests
pip install robotframework-requests
git clone
cd KubeLibrary
robot testcases

Example testcase

Pods in kube-system are ok
    [Documentation]  Test if all pods in kube-system initiated correctly and are running or succeeded
    [Tags]    cluster    smoke
    Given kubernetes API responds
    When getting pods in "kube-system"
    Then all pods in "kube-system" are running or succeeded

Grafana has correct version
    [Documentation]  Test if Grafana container image is in correct version
    [Tags]    grafana
    Given kubernetes API responds
    When accessing "grafana-" excluding "svclb" container images version in "default"
    Then "grafana/grafana:6.5.0" version is used

More examples in testcases/ directory.

Keywords documentation

Keywords documentation can be found in docs/.

Further reading

DevOps spiral article on KubeLibrary

RobotFramewrok User Guide


# clone repo
git clone
cd KubeLibrary

# create virtualenv
virtualenv .venv
. .venv/bin/activate
pip install -r requirements

Create keyword and test file, import KubeLibrary using below to point to library under development.

| ***** Settings ***** |

| Library ../src/KubeLibrary/ |

For development cluster you can use k3s/k3d as described in DevOps spiral article on K3d and skaffold. To see all the tests passing you can also install Grafana using

helm install grafana stable/grafana -f testcases/grafana/values.yaml

Generate docs

python -m robot.libdoc src/KubeLibrary/ docs/KubeLibrary.html

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