Hosting a Helm repository on github pages
2019-11-16, 17:50–17:55, The Gallery

What if you could have your Helm charts directly updated and hosted on Github pages after each new commit?


Hosting a helm repository does not have to be complicated nor involve running a dedicated web server for that!

Actually, hosting static files in the only requirements to host a Helm repository, and what is the most commonly used static file hosting service among developers? Github it is !

In this quick presentation, we'll see * what a helm chart repository is at its core (spoiler alert: it's pretty straightforward!) * what key helm CLI commands are necessary to build / update a helm repo * how to integrate those commands in a nice CI environment for auto update of the Helm repository on commit!