kubectl confluent support-bundle

Support tool to capture and aggregate Confluent Platform(CP) deployment

To install the Confluent plugin, see Confluent plugin.


support-bundle captures Confluent Platform information to diagnosis issues. The command will output tar.gz bundle in the format ‘support-bundle-ns-<namespace>.tar.gz’ for a given namespace.

kubectl confluent support-bundle [flags]


    --all                          gather confluent-platform information (default true)
    --exclude-logs                 exclude all pod logs.
-h, --help                         help for support-bundle
    --include-namespace            gather information about the namespace.
    --only-application-resources   gather confluent-platform application resources information
    --only-cluster-resources       gather confluent-platform cluster resources information
    --only-clusterlink             gather only cluster link information.
    --only-confluentrolebinding    gather only confluent role binding information.
    --only-connect                 gather only connect clusters information.
    --only-connector               gather only connector information.
    --only-controlcenter           gather only controlcenter clusters information.
    --only-kafka                   gather only kafka clusters information.
    --only-kafkarestclass          gather only kafka rest class information.
    --only-kafkarestproxy          gather only kafka rest proxy cluster's information.
    --only-kafkatopic              gather only kafka topic information.
    --only-kraftcontroller         gather only kraft controller cluster's information.
    --only-ksqldb                  gather only ksqldb clusters information.
    --only-schema                  gather only schema information.
    --only-schemaexporter          gather only schema exporter information.
    --only-schemaregistry          gather only schemaregistry clusters information.
    --only-zk                      gather only zookeeper clusters information.
    --out-dir string               directory where the support-bundle will be created; defaults to user's current directory if not configured.

Options inherited from parent commands

    --as string                      Username to impersonate for the operation. User could be a regular user or a service account in a namespace.
    --as-group stringArray           Group to impersonate for the operation, this flag can be repeated to specify multiple groups.
    --as-uid string                  UID to impersonate for the operation.
    --cache-dir string               Default cache directory (default "$HOME/.kube/cache")
    --certificate-authority string   Path to a cert file for the certificate authority
    --client-certificate string      Path to a client certificate file for TLS
    --client-key string              Path to a client key file for TLS
    --cluster string                 The name of the kubeconfig cluster to use
    --context string                 The name of the kubeconfig context to use
    --disable-compression            If true, opt-out of response compression for all requests to the server
    --insecure-skip-tls-verify       If true, the server's certificate will not be checked for validity. This will make your HTTPS connections insecure
    --kubeconfig string              Path to the kubeconfig file to use for CLI requests.
-n, --namespace string               If present, the namespace scope for this CLI request
    --request-timeout string         The length of time to wait before giving up on a single server request. Non-zero values should contain a corresponding time unit (e.g. 1s, 2m, 3h). A value of zero means don't timeout requests. (default "0")
-s, --server string                  The address and port of the Kubernetes API server
    --tls-server-name string         Server name to use for server certificate validation. If it is not provided, the hostname used to contact the server is used
    --token string                   Bearer token for authentication to the API server
    --user string                    The name of the kubeconfig user to use