Get Habitat

To get started with Habitat, you only need to download the hab command-line interface tool for your specific operating system.

For Mac

To start using Habitat on Mac OS X, download the following binary.
If you intend to build Habitat packages on your Mac, you will also need to install Docker for Mac.
Habitat for Mac requires a 64-bit processor running Mac OS X version 10.9+.

Download Habitat for Mac OS X Download Docker for Mac

For Linux

To start using Habitat on Linux, download the following binary.
Habitat for Linux requires a 64-bit processor with a kernel greater than 2.6.32.

Download Habitat for Linux

For Windows

To start using Habitat on Windows, download the following binary.
If you intend to build Habitat packages on your Windows PC, you will also need to install Docker for Windows. Habitat for Windows requires 64bit Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise and Education (1511 November update, Build 10586 or later) and Microsoft Hyper-V.

Note: Currently Habitat can only build and manage linux based packages. Support for Windows based applications is coming.

Download Habitat for Windows Download Docker for Windows


Contribute

Help build Habitat

Habitat is an open-source project. To learn more about contributing to the project visit the Help Build Habitat page.

Browse the source code

You can also browse the Habitat repo on GitHub at https://github.com/habitat-sh/habitat; however, you do not need to clone the source code in order to use Habitat.