Installing on macOS

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Installing CloudBees Jenkins X Distribution on macOS involves downloading of the latest archive, running a compatible program that will decompress the file, and moving the resulting binary program to a directory where users can execute the jx command:

  1. Download the jx binary archive by downloading the latest version using your web browser or by command-line using curl and pipe (|) the compressed archive to the tar command:

    curl -L | tar xzv
  2. Install the jx binary by moving it to a location in your executable path using the mv command:

    sudo mv jx /usr/local/bin
  3. Ensure you are using the correct binary and executable path with the which command:

    which jx