Bob is a single binary and requires to be in your
$PATH. Depending on your system run the following commands:
chmod +x bob_0.5.0_linux_amd64
cp bob_0.5.0_linux_amd64 /usr/local/bin/bob
chmod +x bob_0.5.0_darwin_amd64
To confirm that everything went fine, just run:
You should get a message about current bob version.
bob requires Nix to install project dependencies, so before using bob make sure you have Nix installed.
You can install Nix by running:
sh <(curl -L https://nixos.org/nix/install) --no-daemon
Above command will perform a single-user installation of Nix, meaning that
/nix is owned by the invoking user. You should run this under your usual user account, not as
The script will invoke sudo to create
/nix if it doesn't already exist.
To verify your installation type:
You should get a message with current Nix version installed.
bash add this to
source <(bob completion)
zsh add this to
source <(bob completion -z)
To start your journey with bob continue to Quick Start.