In this tutorial I will show you how to install HomeBrew on Mac. Here’s a link to their project on GitHub.
What Packages Are Available?
brew searchfor a list.
- Or visit braumeister.org to browse packages online.
- Or use
brew search --descto browse packages from the command line.
Execute the following command to install HomeBrew on Mac.
ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)"
The screenshot below shows the above command getting executed.
It will display “You should run
brew doctor before you install anything.” as last sentence after installing the home brew.
Next run the
brew update command to check for updates.
Note: Run the above commands without logging as the root user. If you log in as
root then the installation won’t occur and a warning will be displayed to not use the commands as
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