Installing azk is really simple and it has packages available for both Linux and Mac OS X.

The installation process will add the azk command to your system path, making it available in your terminal application.

azk express installation

The easiest way to install azk is to use the script below. It will identify your operating system, and if it is compatible perform all installation tasks.

# recommended for Mac users
$ curl -sSL | sh

# or

# recommended for Linux users
$ wget -nv -O- -t 2 -T 10 | sh

Mininum requirements

  • 64-bit architecture machine
  • Mac OS X or Linux (Windows: planned)
  • bash (command-line tool available on virtually all unix systems)
  • Internet connection (only needed while downloading images)

Getting started

Once azk is installed we can start using it.