First, install Docker version 1.3 or greater.
If you're on OS X, you can use the OS X installer to install both Docker and boot2docker. Once boot2docker is running, set the environment variables that'll configure Docker and Fig to talk to it:
To persist the environment variables across shell sessions, you can add that line to your
Next, install Fig:
curl -L https://github.com/docker/fig/releases/download/1.0.1/fig-`uname -s`-`uname -m` > /usr/local/bin/fig; chmod +x /usr/local/bin/fig
Releases are available for OS X and 64-bit Linux. Fig is also available as a Python package if you're on another platform (or if you prefer that sort of thing):
$ sudo pip install -U fig
That should be all you need! Run
fig --version to see if it worked.