📦 Installation

Pre-built binaries

Pre-built binaries for Linux (x86-64, aarch64, armv7) and macOS (x86-64) are provided. The following script can be used to automatically detect your host system, download the required artefact, and extract the sheldon binary to the given directory.

curl --proto '=https' -fLsS https://rossmacarthur.github.io/install/crate.sh \
    | bash -s -- --repo rossmacarthur/sheldon --to ~/.local/bin

Alternatively, you can download an artifact directly from the the releases page.


Sheldon can be installed using Homebrew.

brew install sheldon


Sheldon can be installed from Crates.io using Cargo, the Rust package manager.

cargo install sheldon

Building from source

Sheldon is written in Rust, so to install it from source you will first need to install Rust and Cargo using rustup. Then you can run the following to build Sheldon.

git clone https://github.com/rossmacarthur/sheldon.git
cd sheldon
cargo build --release

The binary will be found at target/release/sheldon.