Make sure a certain version of Xcode is installed
Makes sure a specific version of Xcode is installed. If that's not the case, it will automatically be downloaded by the xcode_install gem. This will make sure to use the correct Xcode for later actions.
|Supported platforms||ios, mac|
|Returns||The path to the newly installed Xcode version|
||The version number of the version of Xcode to install|
||Your Apple ID Username||*|
||The ID of your team if you're in multiple teams||*|
||Number of times the download will be retried in case of failure||
* = default value is dependent on the user's system
Actions can communicate with each other using a shared hash
lane_context, that can be accessed in other actions, plugins or your lanes:
xcode_install action generates the following Lane Variables:
||The path to the newly installed Xcode|
To get more information check the Lanes documentation.
To show the documentation in your terminal, run
fastlane action xcode_install
It is recommended to add the above action into your
Fastfile, however sometimes you might want to run one-offs. To do so, you can run the following command from your terminal
fastlane run xcode_install
To pass parameters, make use of the
: symbol, for example
fastlane run xcode_install parameter1:"value1" parameter2:"value2"
It's important to note that the CLI supports primitive types like integers, floats, booleans, and strings. Arrays can be passed as a comma delimited string (e.g.
param:"1,2,3"). Hashes are not currently supported.
It is recommended to add all fastlane actions you use to your
This action, just like the rest of fastlane, is fully open source, view the source code on GitHub