Helm Based Operator Scaffolding

After creating a new operator project using operator-sdk new --type helm, the project directory has numerous generated folders and files. The following table describes a basic rundown of each generated file/directory.

File/Folders Purpose
deploy Contains a generic set of Kubernetes manifests for deploying this operator on a Kubernetes cluster.
helm-charts/<kind> Contains a Helm chart initialized using the equivalent of helm create
build Contains scripts that the operator-sdk uses for build and initialization.
watches.yaml Contains Group, Version, Kind, and Helm chart location.