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How to install Docker Compose on Ubuntu 19.04

Dec 15, 2019 · 1 min read · Post a comment
How to install Docker Compose on Ubuntu 19.04

Installing docker compose on Ubuntu 19.04 will get some benefits in terms of the procedure of starting multiple docker containers, creating volumes, etc… But before installing docker compose on Ubuntu 19.04, make sure that you have docker installed.

Prerequisites

  • Ubuntu 19.04
  • Docker Installed

Install Docker Compose

Download the Docker Compose binary into the /usr/local/bin directory:

sudo curl -L "https://github.com/docker/compose/releases/download/1.25.0/docker-compose-$(uname -s)-$(uname -m)" -o /usr/local/bin/docker-compose

Once is finished add the needed permissions for execution to the Composer binary:

sudo chmod +x /usr/local/bin/docker-compose

To check that the Docker Compose is installed run:

docker-compose --version

The output should look like:

docker-compose version 1.25.0, build 0a186604

So docker compose is successfully installed on Ubuntu 19.04.

Uninstalling Docker Compose

If you want to remove the Docker Compose for any specific reason you can simply execute the following command:

sudo rm /usr/local/bin/docker-compose

Conclusion

In this tutorial we shown you how to install Docker Compose on Ubuntu 19.04 and if you have some further questions please put a comment in the box below. For more information about using docker compose you can find in the docker official documentation. Feel free to leave a comment below and if you find this tutorial useful, follow our official channel on telegram.