To install Multipass on macOS, you have two options: the installer package or
Download the latest installer from our GitHub releases page - it’s the
.pkg package. You need macOS Yosemite, version 10.10.3 or later installed on a 2010 or newer Mac.
If you want Tab completion on the command line, install
Activate the downloaded installer and it will guide you through the steps necessary. You will need an account with Administrator privileges to complete the installation.
There’s a script to uninstall:
$ sudo sh "/Library/Application Support/com.canonical.multipass/uninstall.sh"
Have a look at
brew.sh on instructions to install Brew itself. Then, it’s a simple:
$ brew cask install multipass
$ brew uninstall multipass
$ brew zap multipass # to destroy all data, too
Once installed, open the Terminal app and you can use
multipass launch to create your first instance.
multipass version you can check which version you have running:
$ multipass version
Have a look at Working with instances to quickly get off the ground!