Kubernetes 101 : Persistent volume - PV - and Persistent volume claim - PVC - : Local storage
We start by creating a persistent volume ( PV ) that our pods could use after requesting it through a persistent volume claim ( PVC ).
After creating the PV using the "kubectl apply" command, we check its status:
There is no "CLAIM" for it, as it is not bound to any PVC.
We then create our persistent volume claim ( PVC ), as below:
After creating the PVC using the "kubectl apply" command, we check the status of the persistent volume ( PV ) that we have created earlier:
We can see that the PV is now bound to the "nginx-pvc" claim, because they matches .
We can then create the deployment for the pods that will be using our PV as below: