The latest release of Shipwright Build is now available on GitHub, with images pushed to

Highlights from v0.5.1 include:

- Sample build strategy for BuildKit
- Replaced usage of Tekton Pipeline Resources
- Upgrade supported Tekton version to v0.23.0
- Reduce controller RBAC permissions to the minimum needed to run on most Kubernetes distributions.
- Upgrade versioning of sample build strategies for buildah, kaniko, and ko.

Release notes for v0.5.0 and v0.5.1 can be found on GitHub:

v0.5.0 -
v0.5.1 -

Note - v0.5.1 includes a critical bugfix that allows Shipwright Builds to run on Kubernetes distributions that enable the OwnerReferencesPermissionEnforcement admission controller. Such distributions include OpenShift/OKD.


Adam Kaplan


Principal Software Engineer

Red Hat

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