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Install SplashKit

Once you have installed the Command Line Tools you can install SplashKit and build the SplashKit library from its source.


  1. Open up a terminal.

    Opening a terminal

  2. Install the SplashKit Manager by copy/pasting the command below into your terminal and press enter.

    Terminal window
    bash <(curl -s
  3. Restart the terminal and execute skm to test it was successfully installed.

    Terminal window

    You should see the following messages:

    Terminal window
    SplashKit is installed successfully!
    Missing skm command. For help use 'skm help'
  4. Run the following command to install the necessary dependencies and compile splashkit.

    Terminal window
    skm linux install
  5. Run the following command to install splashkit globally.

    Terminal window
    skm global install