Open source

Build from source

Clone the Grafana Loki repository and use the provided Makefile to build Loki from source.


  • Go, version 1.14 or later; set your $GOPATH environment variable
  • make
  • Docker (for updating protobuf and yacc files)

Build locally

  1. Clone Loki to $GOPATH/src/

    git clone $GOPATH/src/
  2. With a current working directory of $GOPATH/src/

    make loki

The built executable will be in $GOPATH/src/