Homebrew Basics

Summary

Below you will find a collection of tutorials teaching the basics of Homebrew, the missing package manager for macOS.

Before You Start

These tutorials assume you have a basic understanding of the terminal.

Tutorials

Introduction

Why should I use Homebrew?**

Learn why you should use Homebrew.

How to install Homebrew

Learn how to install Homebrew.

How to uninstall Homebrew

Learn how to uninstall Homebrew.

Commands

Install brew

brew install formula-name

List all installed brews

brew list formula-name

Upgrade brews

brew upgrade formula-name

Uninstall brews

brew uninstall --force formula-name

* work in progress

** coming soon!

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