Port Forward

Port Forward is an important feature of nocalhost 's Dev-Mode and it‘s supported only while enable Dev-Mode. port-forward allows you to access and interact with internal Kubernetes cluster processes from your localhost.

Use nhctl to forward port:

  nhctl port-forward [NAME] [flags]

  -m, --daemon              if port-forward run as daemon (default true)
  -d, --deployment string   k8s deployment which you want to forward to
  -p, --dev-port strings    port-forward between pod and local, such 8080:8080 or :8080(random localPort)

To forward application bookinfo's port 8080 to local random port:

nhctl port-forward bookinfo :8080

And you can also use Port Forward by using IDE Plugin: