Traffic between droplet and K8s cluster trough Private IP

Posted March 22, 2019 2k views
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I’ve a K8s cluster with a Load Balancer to access a service inside the cluster. I have another service running in a normal Digital Ocean droplet.

The cluster node IPs doesn’t respond to curl nor ping (as expected). Is there any way to have the Load Balancer with a Private IP (that I know it does have). So I can point the service in my droplet to make the HTTP request to the private IP Load Balancer instead of the Public one?

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To do this, you may need to create your own load balancer as opposed to using ours. Our load balancers are not currently built to be customized in any way.