kots upstream

The kots upstream upgrade fetches the latest version of the upstream application. It is functionality equivalent to clicking the Check For Updates in the Admin Console.


kubectl kots upstream upgrade [app-slug] [flags]
  • Replace [app-slug] with the app slug for your KOTS application (required).
  • Provide [flags] according to the table below
Flag Type Description
-h, --help help for upstream
--kubeconfig string the kubeconfig to use (default is $KUBECONFIG. If unset, then $HOME/.kube/config)
-n, --namespace string the namespace to upload to (default "default")
--deploy deploy the latest release if a new update is found


kubectl kots upstream upgrade kots-sentry --namespace kots-sentry