Install the CLI

How to install the jx 3.x CLI

You can download 3.x of jx from here: or use HomeBrew (macOS).


curl -L | tar xzv
chmod +x jx 
sudo mv jx /usr/local/bin


  • HomeBrew method:
brew install --no-quarantine --cask jenkins-x/jx/jx
  • Curl method:
curl -L | tar xzv
chmod +x jx 
sudo mv jx /usr/local/bin


  • click on the download link to download a binary
  • copy the jx binary to a directory on your $PATH

Verify your install

Once you have installed the jx binary so it is on your $PATH you should be able to run

jx version 


jx --help 

For more detail see the Command Line Reference Guide

Last modified March 11, 2024: Update (f3df2c041d)