Installing the Amazon ECS CLI
Follow these instructions to install the Amazon ECS CLI on your Mac OSX or Linux system.
The Amazon ECS CLI is not available for Windows systems at this time.
To install the Amazon ECS CLI
Download the binary.
For Mac OSX:
sudo curl -o /usr/local/bin/ecs-cli https://s3.amazonaws.com/amazon-ecs-cli/ecs-cli-darwin-amd64-latest
For Linux systems:
sudo curl -o /usr/local/bin/ecs-cli https://s3.amazonaws.com/amazon-ecs-cli/ecs-cli-linux-amd64-latest
(Optional) Verify the downloaded binary with the MD5 sum provided.
Apply execute permissions to the binary.
sudo chmod +x /usr/local/bin/ecs-cli
Verify that the CLI is working properly.
ecs-cli --versionecs-cli version 0.4.1 (e27df48)
After you have installed the CLI, proceed to Configuring the Amazon ECS CLI.