The only way to install powdr currently is to build it from source.


You will need the Rust compiler and Cargo, the Rust package manager. The easiest way to install both is with

On Windows, you will also need a recent version of Visual Studio, installed with the "Desktop Development With C++" Workloads option.


Using a single Cargo command:

cargo install --git powdr_cli

Or, by manually building from a local copy of the powdr repository:

# clone the repository
git clone
cd powdr
# install powdr_cli
cargo install --path ./powdr_cli