Frequently asked questions

Checkpoint and how to disable it

wksctl contacts Weaveworks servers for available versions. When a new version is available, wksctl will print out a message along with a URL to download it.

The information sent in this check is:

  • wksctl version

  • Machine Architecture

  • Operating System

  • Host UUID hash

To disable this check, run the following before executing wksctl:

export CHECKPOINT_DISABLE=1