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Downloading Databend

Databend offers you these options for downloading the installation packages:

  • Manual download: You can download the installation package for your platform directly from the Databend website.
  • APT Package Manager: You can use the APT package manager to download and install Databend on Ubuntu or Debian.
  • Docker: You can use Docker to download and run Databend in a containerized environment.

Manual Download

The primary distribution packages for Databend are .tar.gz archives containing single executable files that you can download from the Download page and extract them anywhere on your system.


Linux Generic (ARM, 64-bit) is suitable for Linux distributions that use musl as the standard C library; Linux Generic (x86, 64-bit) is suitable for Linux distributions that use GNU C with a minimum version 2.29 of GLIBC.

APT Package Manager

Databend offers package repositories for Debian and Ubuntu systems, allowing you to install Databend using the apt install command or any other APT frontend.

sudo curl -L -o /usr/share/keyrings/datafuselabs-keyring.gpg
sudo curl -L -o /etc/apt/sources.list.d/datafuselabs.list

sudo apt update

sudo apt install databend

To start Databend after the installation, run the following commands:

sudo systemctl start databend-meta
sudo systemctl start databend-query


Databend provides these types of installation images on the Docker Hub:

Click the links above for their detailed instructions.

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