As this is your first time running Linkerd2, you’ll need to download the command-line interface (CLI) onto your machine. You’ll then use this CLI to install Linkerd2 on a Kubernetes cluster.
curl https://run.linkerd.io/install | sh
Next, add Linkerd2 to your path with:
Verify that the CLI is installed and is running correctly with the following command:
Server version: unavailable, don’t worry, we haven’t added the control plane… yet.