Difficulty: Beginner
Estimated Time: 10 minutes

The objective of this scenario is to show you how to use mabl command line interface (cli) tool to execute a set of tests that are hosted in mabl.

This scenario is divided into the following steps:

  • Step 1: Installing the CLI
  • Step 2: Creating a Test in mabl
  • Step 3: Defining an Environment in mabl
  • Step 4: Executing Tests in an Environment

Congratulations! You've created a trial account under mabl.

Using the mabl CLI (Under Construction)

Step 1 of 4

Step 1 - Installing the CLI

In this step you're going to install the mabl command line interface tool (mabl cli) in to the Katacoda interactive learning environment.

Step 1: Install the tool using npm.

Execute the following command:

npm i -g @mablhq/mabl-cli

You'll see the following upon completion of the installation process:

 │         Welcome to the mabl CLI tool!        │
 By using this product you agree to the terms of
 use described in the License.txt file and the
 terms of service at: https://www.mabl.com/tos

Step 2: Confirm the installation is succesful

The way to confirm that the installation is successful is to check the current version number of the cli tool.

Execute the following command:

mabl --version

You'll get results similar to the following. (The actual version number may vary according to when you are doing this exercise.)


Congratulations! You've completed these steps successfully.

For more in-depth details about the mabl CLI go here.