Configure the Helm OCI Client

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Important

These instructions are relevant for Helm OCI Repositories and intended for use with Helm client version 3.8.0 and later (or for prior versions with OCI Experimental mode enabled). Helm OCI repositories do not support non-OCI interactions. For more information, see the Helm documentation.

To configure the Helm OCI client with Artifactory, log in using the helm registry login command:

Note

Make sure to replace the placeholder in bold with your own JFrog host domain.

helm registry login <YOUR_JFROG_DOMAIN>

Alternatively, you can provide your username and token in advance using the following command:

Note

Make sure to replace the placeholders in bold with your own username, token, and JFrog host domain.

helm registry login -u <USER_NAME> -p <TOKEN> <YOUR_JFROG_DOMAIN>

Use Helm OCI With Older Client Versions

Starting from Artifactory version 7.75.3, To use Helm OCI with a Helm client version prior to 3.8.0, run this command in your Helm client:

export HELM_EXPERIMENTAL_OCI=1 

For more information, see the Helm documentation.

Use an encrypted password

We recommend using an encrypted password instead of clear-text. For details, please refer to Centrally Secure Passwords.Centrally Secure Passwords