Modify minikube config


config modifies minikube config files using subcommands like “minikube config set vm-driver kvm”

Configurable fields:

  • vm-driver
  • feature-gates
  • v
  • cpus
  • disk-size
  • host-only-cidr
  • memory
  • log_dir
  • kubernetes-version
  • iso-url
  • WantUpdateNotification
  • ReminderWaitPeriodInHours
  • WantReportError
  • WantReportErrorPrompt
  • WantKubectlDownloadMsg
  • WantNoneDriverWarning
  • profile
  • bootstrapper
  • ShowDriverDeprecationNotification
  • ShowBootstrapperDeprecationNotification
  • dashboard
  • addon-manager
  • default-storageclass
  • efk
  • ingress
  • registry
  • registry-creds
  • freshpod
  • default-storageclass
  • storage-provisioner
  • storage-provisioner-gluster
  • metrics-server
  • nvidia-driver-installer
  • nvidia-gpu-device-plugin
  • logviewer
  • gvisor
  • hyperv-virtual-switch
  • disable-driver-mounts
  • cache
  • embed-certs


  • get: Gets the value of PROPERTY_NAME from the minikube config file

minikube config get

Returns the value of PROPERTY_NAME from the minikube config file. Can be overwritten at runtime by flags or environmental variables.


minikube config get PROPERTY_NAME [flags]

minikube config set

Sets the PROPERTY_NAME config value to PROPERTY_VALUE These values can be overwritten by flags or environment variables at runtime.


minikube config set PROPERTY_NAME PROPERTY_VALUE [flags]

minikube config unset

unsets PROPERTY_NAME from the minikube config file. Can be overwritten by flags or environmental variables


minikube config unset PROPERTY_NAME [flags]

minikube config view


Display values currently set in the minikube config file.


minikube config view [flags]


      --format string   Go template format string for the config view output.  The format for Go templates can be found here:
                        For the list of accessible variables for the template, see the struct values here: (default "- {{.ConfigKey}}: {{.ConfigValue}}\n")
  -h, --help            help for view

Options inherited from parent commands

      --alsologtostderr                  log to standard error as well as files
  -b, --bootstrapper string              The name of the cluster bootstrapper that will set up the kubernetes cluster. (default "kubeadm")
      --log_backtrace_at traceLocation   when logging hits line file:N, emit a stack trace (default :0)
      --log_dir string                   If non-empty, write log files in this directory
      --logtostderr                      log to standard error instead of files
  -p, --profile string                   The name of the minikube VM being used. This can be set to allow having multiple instances of minikube independently. (default "minikube")
      --stderrthreshold severity         logs at or above this threshold go to stderr (default 2)
  -v, --v Level                          log level for V logs
      --vmodule moduleSpec               comma-separated list of pattern=N settings for file-filtered logging
Last modified August 10, 2019: Addon heaspter is not in use (64f1e73a2)