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Etcd

In Etcd storage backend, data will be stored in Etcd. Vault documentation for Etcd storage can be found in here.

apiVersion: kubevault.com/v1alpha1
kind: VaultServer
metadata:
  name: vault-with-etcd
  namespace: demo
spec:
  nodes: 1
  version: "0.11.1"
  backend:
    etcd:
      address: "http://example.etcd.svc:2379"
      etcdApi: "v3"

spec.backend.etcd

To use Etcd as storage backend in Vault specify spec.backend.etcd in VaultServer CRD.

spec:
  backend:
    etcd:
      address: "http://example.etcd.svc:2379"
      etcdApi: "v3"

spec.backend.etcd has following fields:

etcd.address

etcd.address is a required field that specifies the addresses of the etcd instances.

spec:
  backend:
    etcd:
      address: "http://example.etcd.svc:2379"

etcd.haEnable

etcd.haEnable is an optional field that specifies if high availability should be enabled. This field accepts boolean value. Default value is false.

spec:
  backend:
    etcd:
      haEnable: true

etcd.etcdApi

etcd.etcdApi is an optional field that specifies the version of the API to communicate with etcd. If this field is not specified, then Vault will derive it automatically. If the cluster version is 3.1+ and there has been no data written using the v2 API, the auto-detected default is v3.

spec:
  backend:
    etcd:
      etcdApi: "v3"

etcd.path

etcd.path is an optional field that specifies the path in etcd where Vault data will be stored. If this field is not specified, then Vault will set default value /vault/.

spec:
  backend:
    etcd:
      path: "/data/"

etcd.sync

etcd.sync is an optional field that specifies whether to sync list of available etcd services on startup. This field accepts boolean value. Default value is false.

spec:
  backend:
    etcd:
      sync: true

etcd.discoverySrv

etcd.discoverySrv is an optional field that specifies the domain name to query for SRV records describing cluster endpoints. If this field is not specified, then Vault will set default value example.com

spec:
  backend:
    etcd:
      discoverySrv: "example.com"

etcd.credentialSecretName

etcd.credentialSecretName is an optional field that specifies the secret name that contains username and password to use when authenticating with the etcd server. The secret contains following keys: - username - password

spec:
  backend:
    etcd:
      credentialSecretName: "etcd-credential"

etcd.tlsSecretName

etcd.tlsSecretName is an optional field that specifies the secret name that contains TLS assets for etcd communication. The secret contains following keys: - tls_ca_file - tls_cert_file - tls_key_file