Vector compiles to a single binary, making it easy to install.
On *nix systems, its only dependency will be on a
libc. Your operating
system will generally already have this available.
Using static musl builds
We also publish relesae artifacts that are statically linked with
libc implementation that results in a static binary with no
dependencies (these artifacts have
musl in their name). These can be useful in
very stripped down environments without a
This light-weight script will perform platform detection and determine the best method to install Vector:
curl --proto '=https' --tlsv1.2 -sSf https://sh.vector.dev | sh