Mac OSX Homebrew and Casks#

Homebrew is a package manager for Mac OSX.

There are also things called casks which as far as I can tell are full on applications (gui), while normal homebrew packages are just command line utils.

Install Homebrew#

ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)"

Searching for a Homebrew Package#

brew search <term>

Searching for a Homebrew Cask#

brew cask search <term>
Source:#

OSX Yosemite: Clean Install Gist SuperUser Homebrew Info