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Installing the traefikeectl Command-Line Tool

Downloading

First, download traefikeectl, a tool that will help you install and operate your cluster, using one of the following links:

Check the integrity of the downloaded file

Use the sha256 checksums of the binaries:

# Compare this value to the one found in traefikee_checksums.txt
sha256sum ./traefikeectl_v1.1.1_linux_amd64.tar.gz
# Compare this value to the one found in traefikee_checksums.txt
shasum -a256 ./traefikeectl_v1.1.1_darwin_amd64.tar.gz
# Compare this value to the one found in traefikee_checksums.txt
Get-FileHash traefikeectl_v1.1.1_windows_amd64.zip -Algorithm SHA256
Extract the downloaded archive
# Compare this value to the one found in traefikee_checksums.txt
tar -zxvf traefikeectl_v1.1.1_linux_amd64.tar.gz
# Compare this value to the one found in traefikee_checksums.txt
tar -zxvf -a256 ./traefikeectl_v1.1.1_darwin_amd64.tar.gz
# Compare this value to the one found in traefikee_checksums.txt
Expand-Archive traefikeectl_v1.1.1_windows_amd64.zip

Installing

Copy the traefikeectl binary to your PATH or add its location to your environment ($PATH or %PATH% depending on your OS) and make sure it's executable:

# Example with /usr/local/bin
# These command may need sudo rights
cp ./traefikeectl /usr/local/bin/traefikeectl

# Should print "/usr/local/bin/traefikeectl"
command -v traefikeectl
# Example with C:\Program Files
Copy-Item "traefikeectl.exe" -Destination "C:\Program Files\traefikeectl.exe"

# Should print "C:\Program Files\traefikeectl.exe"
where traefikeectl

Verifying

You can now test your installation by executing the command-line traefikeectl without argument, it should return a simple "usage":

traefikeectl
Usage: traefikeectl [flags] <command> [<arguments>]

Use "traefikeectl <command> --help" for help on any command.