Homebrew

From PostgreSQL wiki

(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Typo fix)
(Link to Lion issue fixing docs)
Line 4: Line 4:
  
 
* [http://russbrooks.com/2010/11/25/install-postgresql-9-on-os-x Install PostgreSQL 9 on OS X] (2010-11-25) - Easy install using Homebrew package manager.
 
* [http://russbrooks.com/2010/11/25/install-postgresql-9-on-os-x Install PostgreSQL 9 on OS X] (2010-11-25) - Easy install using Homebrew package manager.
 +
* [http://nextmarvel.net/blog/2011/09/brew-install-postgresql-on-os-x-lion/ Brew Install Postgresql on OS X Lion] - Resolving conflicts with the built-in PostgreSQL libraries shipping with OS X 10.7 'Lion'
 
* [http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2012-04/msg00010.php Discussion comparing Homebrew and EDB OS X installers]
 
* [http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2012-04/msg00010.php Discussion comparing Homebrew and EDB OS X installers]

Revision as of 22:35, 3 April 2012

Homebrew is a package manager for Mac OS X that builds software from its source code. It includes a version of PostgreSQL packaged by what it refers to as a formula. This type of installation might be preferred by people who are comfortable using the command line to install programs, such as software developers.

Notes on Homebrew:

Personal tools