With all of the requirements met, install the CLI to start developing with Platform.sh.
Install the CLI
In your terminal run the following command:
Installing on OSX or Linux
curl -sS https://platform.sh/cli/installer | php
Installing on Windows
curl https://platform.sh/cli/installer -o cli-installer.php php cli-installer.php
Authenticate and Verify
Once the installation has completed, you can run the CLI in your terminal with the command
Note: If you opened your free trial account using another login (i.e. GitHub), you will not be able to authenticate with this command until you setup your account password with Platform.sh in the console.
You should now be able to see a list of your Platform.sh projects, including the template you made in this guide. You can copy its project ID hash, and then download a local copy of the repository with the command
platform get <project ID>
With a local copy, you can create branches, commit to them, and push your changes to Platform.sh right away!
Take a minute to explore some of the commands available with the CLI by using the command
That's it! Now that you have the management console set up and the CLI installed on your computer, you're well on your way to exploring all of the ways that Platform.sh can improve your development workflow.