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How to install Terraform on Ubuntu 20.04

Jun 25, 2021 · 1 min read · Post a comment

All the cloud service providers have integrated and ease the way of using Terraform. So, using Terraform as infrastructure as code tool will efficiently minimize your code and speed up the deployments on cloud.


  • Ubuntu 20.04
  • sudo privileges

Install Terraform on Ubuntu 20.14

Step 1. First, update the system packages.

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install gnupg software-properties-common curl

Step 2. To add the HashiCorp GPG key, execute:

curl -fsSL https://apt.releases.hashicorp.com/gpg | sudo apt-key add -

Step 3. Now we need to add the HashiCorp Linux repository.

sudo apt-add-repository "deb [arch=amd64] https://apt.releases.hashicorp.com $(lsb_release -cs) main"

Step 4. Again update the packages and install Terraform.

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install terraform

Step 5. Verify installation.

terraform --version


Terraform v1.0.1
on linux_amd64


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