1. Deploy the minio-directpv helm chart on Kubernetes


    To deploy the minio-directpv Helm chart on Kubernetes using Pulumi, we'll use the kubernetes.helm.v3.Chart resource from the Pulumi Kubernetes provider. Here's the general outline of the steps we will follow in the Pulumi TypeScript program:

    1. Set up a new Kubernetes Helm chart resource using Pulumi, providing necessary configuration details for the minio-directpv chart.
    2. Specify any values that need to be overridden in the default chart values, if necessary.
    3. Deploy that Helm chart to a Kubernetes cluster.

    The kubernetes.helm.v3.Chart resource abstractly represents a Helm chart without needing the local Helm CLI. We can provide the Helm chart's name and repository URL, and optionally override the default chart values with custom ones. Pulumi will then communicate with the cluster to deploy the Helm chart just as if we had used the Helm CLI.

    Here's an example TypeScript program that demonstrates these steps:

    import * as k8s from "@pulumi/kubernetes"; // Create a chart for `minio-directpv`, assuming it's available in the stable repository. const minioChart = new k8s.helm.v3.Chart("minio-directpv", { chart: "minio-directpv", version: "YOUR_CHART_VERSION", // specify the version of the chart fetchOpts: { repo: "https://YOUR_HELM_CHART_REPOSITORY", // specify the repository URL holding the 'minio-directpv' chart }, // values: { ... }, // specify the values needed for the chart here (if any) }); // Optionally, you can output information such as the chart status, which can provide feedback on a successful deployment. export const minioStatus = minioChart.status;

    In this program:

    • We import the Pulumi Kubernetes package, which enables us to interact with Kubernetes resources.
    • We create a Chart object from the kubernetes.helm.v3 module, indicating that we're deploying a Helm chart.
    • We specify the chart name and version. You should replace YOUR_CHART_VERSION with the version number of the minio-directpv chart you wish to deploy.
    • We set the fetchOpts.repo to the URL of the Helm repository that holds the minio-directpv chart. Replace this with the actual URL of the chart repository.
    • Optionally, if you need to override default values for the chart, you can provide them in the values object (it is commented out in this example because it is chart-specific).
    • We export the minioStatus variable, which allows us to see the deployment status of the chart once Pulumi has completed its execution.

    This basic Pulumi program will deploy minio-directpv to the default namespace on your Kubernetes cluster. If you would like to deploy to a different namespace or need to specify other custom values, you would add those details in the values object.

    Remember to replace the placeholder text YOUR_CHART_VERSION and https://YOUR_HELM_CHART_REPOSITORY with the version of the minio-directpv you wish to install and the URL of the chart's repository respectively.

    To apply this Pulumi program:

    1. Save the above code to a file named index.ts.
    2. Run pulumi up from the command line in the same directory as the file.
    3. Pulumi will show a preview of the actions to be taken and ask for confirmation before deploying the Helm chart.

    Should you require further customization, consult the documentation for the Chart resource to understand all the available options.