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  • multiple server nodes
    • by default, when --server > 1 and no --datastore-x option is set, the first server node (server-0) will be the initializing server node
      • the initializing server node will have the --cluster-init flag appended
      • all other server nodes will refer to the initializing server node via --server https://<init-node>:6443
  • API-Ports
    • by default, we don’t expose any API-Port (no host port mapping)
  • kubeconfig
    • if --[update|merge]-default-kubeconfig is set, we use the default loading rules to get the default kubeconfig:
      • First: kubeconfig specified via the KUBECONFIG environment variable (error out if multiple are specified)
      • Second: default kubeconfig in home directory (e.g. $HOME/.kube/config)

Last update: July 14, 2020