Installing Skaffold

The latest stable binary can be found here:

https://storage.googleapis.com/skaffold/releases/latest/skaffold-linux-amd64

Simply download it and add it to your PATH. Or, copy+paste this command in your terminal:

curl -Lo skaffold https://storage.googleapis.com/skaffold/releases/latest/skaffold-linux-amd64 && \
sudo install skaffold /usr/local/bin/

We also release a bleeding edge build, built from the latest commit:

https://storage.googleapis.com/skaffold/builds/latest/skaffold-linux-amd64

curl -Lo skaffold https://storage.googleapis.com/skaffold/builds/latest/skaffold-linux-amd64 && \
sudo install skaffold /usr/local/bin/

The latest stable binary can be found here:

https://storage.googleapis.com/skaffold/releases/latest/skaffold-darwin-amd64

Simply download it and add it to your PATH. Or, copy+paste this command in your terminal:

curl -Lo skaffold https://storage.googleapis.com/skaffold/releases/latest/skaffold-darwin-amd64 && \
sudo install skaffold /usr/local/bin/

We also release a bleeding edge build, built from the latest commit:

https://storage.googleapis.com/skaffold/builds/latest/skaffold-darwin-amd64

curl -Lo skaffold https://storage.googleapis.com/skaffold/builds/latest/skaffold-darwin-amd64 && \
sudo install skaffold /usr/local/bin/

Skaffold is also kept up to date on a few central package managers:

Homebrew

brew install skaffold

MacPorts

sudo port install skaffold

The latest stable release binary can be found here:

https://storage.googleapis.com/skaffold/releases/latest/skaffold-windows-amd64.exe

Simply download it and place it in your PATH as skaffold.exe.

We also release a bleeding edge build, built from the latest commit:

https://storage.googleapis.com/skaffold/builds/latest/skaffold-windows-amd64.exe

Chocolatey

choco install -y skaffold

Stable binary

For the latest stable release, you can use:

docker run gcr.io/k8s-skaffold/skaffold:latest skaffold <command>

Bleeding edge binary

For the latest bleeding edge build:

docker run gcr.io/k8s-skaffold/skaffold:edge skaffold <command>

If you have the Google Cloud SDK installed on your machine, you can quickly install Skaffold as a bundled component.

Make sure your gcloud installation and the components are up to date:

gcloud components update

Then, install Skaffold:

gcloud components install skaffold

Last modified September 2, 2020: Release v1.14.0 (#4756) (4b3ca59)