Sunday, October 1, 2023

install google cloud api tools on ubuntu / debian


What you need before Starting 

Before the installation of the gcloud CLI, please confirm that the following conditions are met:

  • The OS release has not reached the end-of-life.

  • The apt-transport-http package is installed. If not, use the following command to install it:

    sudo apt-get install apt-transport-https ca-certificates gnupg

Installation steps

Perform the following steps to install the Google Cloud CLI:

Step 1: Add gcloud CLI distribution

Use the following command to add the gcloud CLI distribution URI as a packet source:

Step 2: Acquire the public key

You can acquire the public Key for Google Cloud by executing one of the following commands depending on the type of your distribution:

  • Execute the following command if your distribution’s apt-key command supports the --keyring argument:

Step 3: Install gcloud

Run the following command to update and install the gcloud CLI:

Step 4: Initialize the gcloud CLI

Use the following command to initialize the gcloud CLI: