To install Mailchain for the first time, we recommend using Homebrew to download, install and manage the application on your local machine.
First we need to tap mailchain repository to the list of formulae that brew tracks using
brew tap mailchain/tap
Once you have done this, you can install mailchain using
brew install mailchain
To install Mailchain for the first time, run the following command to download and install the application on your local machine.
curl -sL https://run.mailchain.xyz/install.sh | sh
To choose where to store the application, you can install mailchain manually.
Download the application directly via the Mailchain releases page. We recommend you save it in your home directory:
Next, add mailchain to your environmental variable path with:
Verify the application is installed and running correctly with:
mailchain version. For example:`
$ mailchain versionVersion: v0.0.11
Next, if the application is working as expected, you’ll want to add the path to
~/.bash_profile, depending on which shell you use.
To determine the shell you use, run
echo $SHELL. For example, if using zsh, as shown below:
$ echo $SHELL
Command to export the path to the shell profile
You are now ready to initialize the application.