Intro to Akash
Tokens and Wallets
Setup your Environment
Create Your Account
This guide walks through installing and using all components of Akash software.
The software to run
and the command-line client used to interact with them are all distributed in the
command is used to run the Akash Network.
Select a tab below to view instructions for MacOS, Linux, or compiling from source.
1. Download and Install Akash
These commands will retrieve the latest, stable version of the Akash software, store the version in a local variable, and install that version.
AKASH_VERSION="$(curl -s "https://raw.githubusercontent.com/ovrclk/net/master/mainnet/version.txt")"
curl https://raw.githubusercontent.com/ovrclk/akash/master/godownloader.sh | sh -s -- "v$AKASH_VERSION"
2. Move the Akash Binary
Move the binary file into a directory included in your path
sudo mv ./bin/akash /usr/local/bin
3. Verify Akash Installation
Verify the installation by using a simple command to check the Akash version
Download the archive for your system from the
, extract it, and install the
binary into your path.
Alternatively, install the latest version via
First, configure the version of the Akash Network
as a shell variable in your terminal:
# configure akash version
# install akash
The final step is to make sure that the akash binaries are available in your shell
contains instructions for setting the PATH on Linux.
Installing Akash suite from source
$ go get -d github.com/ovrclk/akash
$ cd $GOPATH/src/github.com/ovrclk/akash
$ git checkout "v$AKASH_VERSION"
$ make deps-install
$ make install
Akash is developed and tested with
. Building requires a working
installation, a properly set
Once you have the dependencies properly setup, download and build