Don’t Special Case Administrative Tasks
Part of the
Run admin/management tasks as one-off processes, but don’t special-case one-off tasks.
- Facilitates using a consistent when
- By making all changes as easy to do as an ad-hoc command, the need for stateful, non-reproducible, and non-verifiable maintanence disappears.
- Avoids and subsequently increases
Kubernetes uses the concept of sidecar containers and init containers to perform some of these tasks..