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Chaos Engineering Tool for Kubernetes and Openshift

KubeInvaders is a game and it has been written with Defold (

Through KubeInvaders you can stress your Openshift cluster in a fun way and check how it is resilient.

Install KubeInvaders on Kubernetes

#Change with the namespace you want to stress

#Change with the URL of your Kubeinvaders

kubectl apply -f kubernetes/kubeinvaders-namespace.yml
kubectl apply -f kubernetes/kubeinvaders-deployment.yml -n kubeinvaders
kubectl expose deployment  kubeinvaders --type=NodePort --name=kubeinvaders -n kubeinvaders --port 8080
kubectl apply -f kubernetes/kubeinvaders-ingress.yml -n kubeinvaders
kubectl create sa kubeinvaders -n foobar
kubectl apply -f kubernetes/kubeinvaders-role.yml
kubectl apply -f kubernetes/kubeinvaders-rolebinding.yml

TOKEN=`kubectl describe secret $(kubectl get secret -n foobar | grep 'kubeinvaders-token' | awk '{ print $1}') -n foobar | grep 'token:' | awk '{ print $2}'`

kubectl set env deployment/kubeinvaders TOKEN=$TOKEN -n kubeinvaders
kubectl set env deployment/kubeinvaders NAMESPACE=$TARGET_NAMESPACE -n kubeinvaders
kubectl set env deployment/kubeinvaders ROUTE_HOST=$ROUTE_HOST -n kubeinvaders

Install KubeInvaders on Openshift

To Install KubeInvaders on your Openshift Cluster clone this repo and launch the following commands:


# Choose route host for your kubeinvaders instance.

# Please add your source ip IP_WHITELIST. This will add in KubeInvaders route

oc new-project kubeinvaders --display-name='KubeInvaders'
oc create sa kubeinvaders -n kubeinvaders
oc create sa kubeinvaders -n $TARGET_NAMESPACE
oc adm policy add-role-to-user edit -z kubeinvaders -n $TARGET_NAMESPACE

TOKEN=$(oc describe secret -n $TARGET_NAMESPACE $(oc describe sa kubeinvaders -n $TARGET_NAMESPACE | grep Tokens | awk '{ print $2}') | grep 'token:'| awk '{ print $2}')
oc process -f openshift/KubeInvaders.yaml -p ROUTE_HOST=$ROUTE_HOST -p TARGET_NAMESPACE=$TARGET_NAMESPACE -p TOKEN=$TOKEN | oc create -f -

Download KubeInvaders - External to Openshift (macOS or Linux clients)

Please check the releases page.

How Configure KubeInvaders - Local execution

create the file $HOME/.KubeInv.json (the token should have permission for list and delete pods into the namespace).

  "token": "eyJhbGciOiJSUzI1NiIsInR5cCI6IkpXVCJ9.eyJpc3MiOiJrdWJlcm5ldGVzL3NlcnZpY2VhY2NvdW50Iiwia3ViZXJuZXRlcy5pby9zZXJ2aWNlYWNjb3VudC9uYW1lc3BhY2UiOiJmb29iYXIiLCJrdWJlcm5ldGVzLmlvL3NlcnZpY2VhY2NvdW50L3NlY3JldC5uYW1lIjoia3ViZWludmFkZXJzLXRva2VuLTJqbXF0Iiwia3ViZXJuZXRlcy5pby9zZXJ2aWNlYWNjb3VudC9zZXJ2aWNlLWFjY291bnQubmFtZSI6Imt1YmVpbnZhZGVycyIsImt1YmVybmV0ZXMuaW8vc2VydmljZWFjY291bnQvc2VydmljZS1hY2NvdW50LnVpZCI6ImRhNDc4MmQ2LTViMDgtMTFlOS05MmQ1LTIyM2Q5NTVhNzBlOSIsInN1YiI6InN5c3RlbTpzZXJ2aWNlYWNjb3VudDpmb29iYXI6a3ViZWludmFkZXJzIn0.dfw0OhfPsJmL09aOfY8Iw3zs-Wp0FgaUPRwGiXo3u-RQRJubzMvoPzxc97JayR-VmBTW8lMracdD2EhrHzaeA7ntH0TSKCWq6LTxaOa70IvPdAR2aa5oaRPHJ0SslcBr5WdNXFcOCgy9lLT9PIQkjRQvKos9NMxrTDJolqdPuMvTdAZLy1kiNURzXFW2ImHkUduOzJRi0xwy291YzOD5wqKsB9wnHGo74RNI8bd68wV",
  "endpoint": "https://ocmaster39:8443",
  "namespace": "foobar"
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