1. Add Boatswain’s GPG key

wget -O- http://repo.boatswain.io/boatswain-signing.gpg | sudo apt-key add -

2. Verify the key fingerprint (Optional)

It should have the fingerprint 6C04 E32C FADC CEFA 12CF B232 15AC 74C5 C04A CDA1

apt-key fingerprint C04ACDA1

3. Add the Boatswain apt repository

echo 'deb http://repo.boatswain.io/packages/apt stable main' | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/boatswain.list

4. Update the apt repository

apt-get update

5. Check the Boatswain version (Optional)

apt-cache policy boatswain

6. Install Boatswain

apt-get install boatswain

7. Setup the Boatswain account token

You could find your Boatswain account token on the web portal Settings -> Token. Request for an beta account first if you don’t have one yet.

Insert the token at the /etc/boatswain.yml.

### Please register and get the token from https://app.boatswain.io/
token: token_here

8. Start Boatswain

For Ubuntu == 14.04

/etc/init.d/boatswain start

For Ubuntu >= 16.04

systemctl start boatswain