Install Docker Compose – Ubuntu, CentOS, MacOS

What is Docker Compose? The docker-compose is a tool for defining and running complex multi-container Docker applications.

With docker-compose you can define a multi-container application in a single file, then spin your application up in a single command which does everything that needs to be done to get it running.

In this note i’ll show how to install, upgrade or uninstall docker-compose on Ubuntu, CentOS or MacOS using pip.

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Install Docker Compose

Install docker-compose using pip:

$ sudo pip install docker-compose

Check the docker-compose version:

$ docker-compose --version
docker-compose version 1.19.0, build 9e633ef

Upgrade Docker Compose

Upgrade docker-compose to the latest version:

$ pip install docker-compose --upgrade

Uninstall Docker Compose

Uninstall docker-compose using pip:

$ pip uninstall docker-compose