Camel Trait

The Camel trait can be used to configure versions of Apache Camel K runtime and related libraries, it cannot be disabled.

This trait is available in the following profiles: Kubernetes, Knative, OpenShift.

The camel trait is a platform trait: disabling it may compromise the platform functionality.


Trait properties can be specified when running any integration with the CLI:

$ kamel run --trait camel.[key]=[value] --trait camel.[key2]=[value2] integration.groovy

The following configuration options are available:

Property Type Description



Can be used to enable or disable a trait. All traits share this common property.



The camel-k-runtime version to use for the integration. It overrides the default version set in the Integration Platform.


A list of properties to be provided to the Integration runtime