1. Deploy the aws-api-gateway-operator helm chart on Rancher


    To deploy the aws-api-gateway-operator Helm chart on a Rancher-managed Kubernetes cluster, you'll need to perform the following steps:

    1. Install the Rancher2 provider for Pulumi.
    2. Authenticate with the Rancher server.
    3. Create or use an existing project and namespace for Helm chart deployment.
    4. Deploy the Helm chart using Pulumi's Chart resource.

    Here's a TypeScript program that shows you how to carry out this task using Pulumi to interact with Rancher. You must have Pulumi installed and configured with credentials to access both Rancher and the underlying Kubernetes cluster.

    First, install the necessary Pulumi package for interacting with Rancher:

    pulumi plugin install resource rancher2 v5.1.1 npm install @pulumi/rancher2

    Next, you can use the following TypeScript code to deploy the Helm chart:

    import * as pulumi from "@pulumi/pulumi"; import * as rancher2 from "@pulumi/rancher2"; import * as k8s from "@pulumi/kubernetes"; // Create a Rancher2 provider instance. The provider needs to be configured // with the URL and API token of your Rancher instance. const rancherProvider = new rancher2.Provider("rancherProvider", { apiURL: "https://<RANCHER_HOST>", // Replace with the URL to your Rancher server. accessToken: "token-xxxx", // Replace with your API token. }); // Create a Kubernetes provider instance from the Rancher2 provider above. // The cluster information will be pulled based on the provider's context. const k8sProvider = new k8s.Provider("k8sProvider", { kubeconfig: rancherProvider.kubeConfig, }); // Ensure you have a namespace where the Helm chart can be deployed. // Change 'default' to an appropriate namespace if required. const namespace = new k8s.core.v1.Namespace("namespace", { metadata: { name: "api-gateway-operator-ns", // Desired namespace. }, }, { provider: k8sProvider }); // Define the Helm chart for the AWS API Gateway Operator to be deployed within Rancher. const apiGatewayOperatorChart = new k8s.helm.v3.Chart("aws-api-gateway-operator", { chart: "aws-api-gateway-operator", version: "1.0.0", // Specify the version of the chart to be deployed. fetchOpts: { repo: "http://<HELM_REPO_URL>", // Replace with the Helm repository URL. }, namespace: namespace.metadata.name, }, { provider: k8sProvider }); // Export the necessary information after the deployment is complete. export const chartName = apiGatewayOperatorChart.metadata.name; export const chartNamespace = apiGatewayOperatorChart.metadata.namespace;

    Please replace placeholder values like <RANCHER_HOST>, <HELM_REPO_URL>, and token-xxxx with the actual values from your environment. You'll need to know the URL of your Rancher instance, obtain an API token that Pulumi can use for authentication, and the repository URL where the aws-api-gateway-operator Helm chart is hosted.

    Here's what the code does:

    1. It imports dependencies from Pulumi's core, Kubernetes, and Rancher2 packages.
    2. It defines a Rancher2 provider configured with your Rancher instance details.
    3. It establishes a Kubernetes provider that understands how to communicate with the cluster managed by Rancher.
    4. It ensures a namespace exists on the Kubernetes cluster where the Helm chart will be deployed.
    5. It defines the Helm chart to be deployed, specifying its version and repository.
    6. After the deployment, it exports the Helm chart's name and namespace to the console.

    To run this Pulumi program, save this code in a file named index.ts, and run the following commands:

    pulumi stack init dev # Initializes a new stack for deployment. pulumi up # Preview and deploy the changes.

    Remember to review the preview shown by pulumi up before confirming the deployment. This will ensure that the correct resources are created within your cluster.

    Note that only the outline of the Helm chart deployment is present in the code. Depending on the specifics of aws-api-gateway-operator, you may need to supply additional configuration parameters to the Chart resource, such as values or set.