hof is available for all major operating systems and architectures.
Git & (Docker,Podman,Nerdctl) should be available but are also optional.
Recommended version: v0.6.9-beta.1
Binary downloads, rename the file to
hof and place it in your PATH.
These are the same links for the curl.
You can use the built-in update command to check and install any version.
hof help in your terminal.
Opting out of telemetry
We collect a few metrics to help us understand basic usage.
- Which command is run, never the arguments or flags
- OS & arch
To opt out of telemetry, set
Long term, we would like to move to the Go strategy, which uses a probability based method for reducing metrics even further, i.e to collect enough for statistical significance and much more focused to the questions at hand.
If you’d like to learn more about Go’s telemetry proposal, see https://github.com/golang/go/discussions/58409