init CLI command reference

Detailed information on the init CLI command


Setup Dapr in Kubernetes or Standalone modes


dapr init [flags]


Name Environment Variable Default Description
--help, -h Help for init
--kubernetes, -k false Deploy Dapr to a Kubernetes cluster
--network DAPR_NETWORK The Docker network on which to deploy the Dapr runtime
--runtime-version latest The version of the Dapr runtime to install, for example: v0.1.0-alpha
--redis-host DAPR_REDIS_HOST localhost The host on which the Redis service resides
--slim, -s false Initialize dapr in self-hosted mode without placement, redis and zipkin containers.