Step 1 - Install Ballerina Swan Lake
If you are new to Ballerina, download the relevant Ballerina distribution based on your operating system and install it.
2201.8.4 (Swan Lake Update 8)
Step 2 - Verify the installation
To verify that Ballerina was successfully installed, execute the
bal version command in the Terminal/Shell. Refer to the CLI commands page to learn about more commands.
Step 3 - Run a sample program
You will be prompted to install the Ballerina Visual Studio Code extension.
For more information, see the Ballerina Visual Studio Code extension.
Run the program by using the Run CodeLens of Visual Studio Code. For more information, see Run a program.
Now, you are all set! For more guides, see Learn.