Install Porter

We have a few release types available for you to use:


Install the most recent stable release of porter and its default mixins.

Latest MacOS

curl | bash

Latest Linux

curl | bash

Latest Windows

iwr "" -UseBasicParsing | iex


Install the most recent build from master of porter and its mixins.

This saves you the trouble of cloning and building porter and its mixin repositories yourself. The build may not be stable but it will have new features that we are developing.

Canary MacOS

curl | bash

Canary Linux

curl | bash

Canary Windows

iwr "" -UseBasicParsing | iex


We have a number of mixins to help you get started. The stable ones are installed by default:

  • exec
  • kubernetes
  • helm
  • azure
  • terraform

You can update an existing mixin, or install a new mixin using the porter mixin install command:

$ porter mixin install terraform
installed terraform mixin
v0.3.0-beta.1 (0d24b85)

All of the DeisLabs mixins are published to