Download Pactus

On this page you can find how to download and get the latest version of the Pactus software.


🏗️ Compile from Source Code

Project Pactus is distributed as open source software, so the preferred way for installing it is to clone the source code from the GitHub repository and compile the source code.

Instructions for compiling Pactus is provided on the install page.


⬇️ Download Stable Releases

You can also download the latest stable releases of Pactus. These releases are updated automatically when a new version is released in GitHub repository.

Pactus Graphical User Interface (GUI)

You can run Pactus in a graphical user interface (GUI) mode and it is suitable for both beginners and advanced users.

Pactus Graphical User Interface (GUI)

File name Kind OS Arch
pactus-gui_1.1.8_darwin_amd64.tar.gz Archive macOS 64-bit
pactus-gui_1.1.8_darwin_amd64.dmg DMG macOS 64-bit
pactus-gui_1.1.8_darwin_arm64.tar.gz Archive macOS ARM64
pactus-gui_1.1.8_darwin_arm64.dmg DMG macOS ARM64
pactus-gui_1.1.8_linux_amd64.tar.gz Archive Linux 64-bit
pactus-gui_1.1.8_linux_amd64.AppImage AppImage Linux 64-bit
pactus-gui_1.1.8_windows_amd64.zip Archive Windows 64-bit
pactus-gui_1.1.8_windows_amd64_installer.exe Installer Windows 64-bit
Untrusted application

Be aware that the precompiled binaries are not shipped with any code signing certificate. Most probability in Windows and macOS the downloaded binaries are detected as untrusted application.

Once you have downloaded the Pactus GUI, you may follow this tutorial to set up and run your node: How to run Pactus in Graphic Mode?


Pactus Command Line Interface (CLI)

Advanced users can run Pactus in command line interface (CLI) mode.

Pactus Command Line Interface (CLI)

File name OS Arch
pactus-cli_1.1.8_android_arm64.tar.gz Android ARM64
pactus-cli_1.1.8_darwin_amd64.tar.gz macOS 64-bit
pactus-cli_1.1.8_darwin_arm64.tar.gz macOS ARM64
pactus-cli_1.1.8_freebsd_amd64.tar.gz FreeBSD 64-bit
pactus-cli_1.1.8_freebsd_arm.tar.gz FreeBSD ARM
pactus-cli_1.1.8_linux_amd64.tar.gz Linux 64-bit
pactus-cli_1.1.8_linux_arm64.tar.gz Linux ARM64
pactus-cli_1.1.8_windows_386.zip Windows 32-bit
pactus-cli_1.1.8_windows_amd64.zip Windows 64-bit

Once you have downloaded the Pactus CLI, you may follow this tutorial to set up and run your node: How to run Pactus in Command Line Mode?

Downloader script

For Unix-like systems (e.g., Linux, macOS, or MSYS2 on Windows), there is a downloader script available. This script can download the archived file, verify it, and extract it for you. To use it, simply run the following command in your terminal:

curl --proto '=https' --tlsv1.2 -sSL https://github.com/pactus-project/pactus/releases/download/v1.1.8/pactus_downloader.sh | sh

🐳 Docker Container

Advanced users can get the Pactus docker image from Docker Hub.

You may follow this tutorial to set up and run your node using Docker: How to run Pactus using Docker?