Install and update the PowerTools CLI.
The PowerTools CLI, pt makes it easy for teams to develop, deploy and operate apps on both AWS and GCP.
The CLI does not currently support Windows.
You can install the pt CLI a few different ways. The cli ships as a static binary with no dependencies, except Docker.
To install for any platform:
curl https://www.powertools.dev/install.sh | sh
This script will install pt to
pt can be installed using Homebrew.
brew install powertoolsdev/install/pt
You can download binaries directly from downloads.powertools.dev.
Simply download the binary for your platform and place it in your
$PATH for pt to work.
pt is built in Go and is distributed as a static, self contained binary. It depends on Docker for local development and builds and has no other dependencies.
pt encrypts and stores some information in
$HOME/.powertools. Credentials for your cloud accounts never leave your
To update the CLI, please re run your original installation method.