Getting Started

Supported Operating Systems

Currently Ops support various forms of UNIX operating systems.

  • MacOS

  • Debian

  • Ubuntu

  • Fedora

  • Centos

Installing OPS

$ curl -sSfL | sh

If the script complain about missing HomeBrew on Mac, please install it from and re-run the above command.

On Linux flavors ensure that you have QEMU version 2.5 or greater installed.

Debian / Ubuntu (apt-get)

To install QEMU, run the following command...

$ sudo apt-get install qemu

Fedora (dnf/yum)

$ sudo dnf update
$ sudo dnf install qemu-kvm qemu-img


$ sudo yum update
$ sudo yum install qemu-kvm qemu-img

Verify OPS installation.

ops version

During installation setup will attempt to configure the PATH. Because of differences between platforms, command shells the modifications to PATH may not take effect until the console is restarted, or the user is logged out, or it may not succeed at all. If after installation, running ops version in the console fails, try source ~/.bash_profile or open a new terminal.