The Minishift team is pleased to announce the release of
Minishift  is a command-line tool that provisions and manages a
single-node OpenShift cluster. You can run Minishift on GNU/Linux,
Microsoft Windows or macOS.
This release adds several new features, enhancements, and bug fixes,
- Add support for Minikube ISO (Experimental)
You can now start Minishift VM with ISO provided by Minikube Project.
The ISO contains alternate container runtime e.g. cri-o, rkt along
with docker. Check here  for more details. You can start using the
ISO using below command.
$ MINISHIFT_ENABLE_EXPERIMENTAL=y minishift start --iso-url minikube
- Assign Static IP address to Minishift VM on Hyper-V (Experimental)
This experimental feature is for Hyper-V driver only. With this
feature enabled, one can able to assign static IP address for VM.
See here  for more details.
- Extend status command to provide details about the VM
Now, 'minishift status' will show the other details about VM like
OpenShift version, Disk usage and active profile information other
than VM status.
This release also includes many changes and bug fixes, which are
detailed in the release notes . For information about getting
started, using, and developing Minishift, see the documentation .
Please try the new release. The easiest upgrade path is by simply
$ minishift update
We are looking forward to your feedback.
The Minishift community hangs out at #minishift channel on Freenode
and it is the perfect place to discuss anything Minishift-related.
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Budh Ram Gurung
Software Engineer - Devtools