Currently Ligo can be installed on Linux and MacOS. It still possible to use it on Windows through WSL or docker.
You can also try LIGO in a Gitpod environment
Static Linux binary
ligo executable is statically linked. It should run on most modern Linux distributions.
You can get the rolling release here, make it executable, and you are done!
For a specific version, you can visit our release page.
Optionally, you can put it somewhere in your
PATH for easy access:
Try our tap,
Debian Linux package installation
.deb package containing the static
ligo executable is also available.
First, download the package, and then install using:
Arch User repository
It's possible to install latest release of ligo through AUR
Or through tools like yay
If you've installed 🐳 Docker, you can run the latest LIGO release :
Linux or OSX:
docker run --rm -v "$PWD":"$PWD" -w "$PWD" ligolang/ligo:0.62.0
For convenience you can alias the above commandalias ligo='docker run --rm -v "$PWD":"$PWD" -w "$PWD" ligolang/ligo:0.62.0'
To make this
aliaspersistent across terminal sessions you need to configure your shell.
Here is a good link with the steps on how to do that.
docker run --rm -v "%CD%":/cd -w /cd ligolang/ligo:0.62.0`
For convenience you can alias the above commanddoskey ligo=docker run --rm -v "%CD%":/cd -w /cd ligolang/ligo:0.62.0 $*
To make the alias persistent across terminal sessions you need to add the
doskeyto the Windows Registry.
Follow this stackoverflow answer for the steps on how to do that.
Or if you want the development version, replace the version above with
Or run one of the older versions found on DockerHub.
Windows version is beta quality and is still working in progress. Please report any issues found and feature requests.
Windows users can install LIGO via NPM.
via GUI installer
You can download the installer from here hosted on our Gitlab.
The installer use
nodejs you will need to install it if it's not already done.
Working around the "unrecognised app" warning screen
The installer hasn't been signed with a recognized Windows Developer ID. So for now, you might see the following.
For now, you'll have to click on
More info, and then,
Releases are available at the releases page of GitLab project. All the artifacts are attached there.
If you wish to see the changelog, you can either run
ligo changelog or go to this page. It contains links to corresponding releases, should you wish to download the artifacts.