Introduction To Homebrew
If you’re working on a mac as a developer you might have come across Homebrew. Homebrew is a very popular and well supported package manager for mac. It states “installs the stuff you need that Apple (or your Linux system) didn’t”.
To install Homebrew you can run the command in your terminal:
After it finishes, it might take a while you can install packages with
For example to install ripgrep
Homebrew comes with some other useful commands that help making it to use and manage a bit easier. A formula is a package written in ruby - so think of a formula as the process by which you can install a package.