HomeBrew VS Docker-OSX

Compare HomeBrew vs Docker-OSX and see what are their differences.

HomeBrew

🍺 The missing package manager for macOS (or Linux) (by Homebrew)

Docker-OSX

Run macOS VM in a Docker! Run near native OSX-KVM in Docker! X11 Forwarding! CI/CD for OS X Security Research! Docker mac Containers. (by sickcodes)
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HomeBrew Docker-OSX
1027 97
34,774 28,704
0.8% -
9.9 5.6
about 16 hours ago 10 days ago
Ruby Shell
BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License GNU General Public License v3.0 only
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.

HomeBrew

Posts with mentions or reviews of HomeBrew. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-02-02.

Docker-OSX

Posts with mentions or reviews of Docker-OSX. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-29.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing HomeBrew and Docker-OSX you can also consider the following projects:

lima - Linux virtual machines, typically on macOS, for running containerd

macOS-Simple-KVM - Tools to set up a quick macOS VM in QEMU, accelerated by KVM.

spack - A flexible package manager that supports multiple versions, configurations, platforms, and compilers.

asdf - Extendable version manager with support for Ruby, Node.js, Elixir, Erlang & more

Visual Studio Code - Visual Studio Code

osxfuse - FUSE extends macOS by adding support for user space file systems

Chocolatey - Chocolatey - the package manager for Windows

winget-cli - Windows Package Manager CLI (aka winget)

nvm - Node Version Manager - POSIX-compliant bash script to manage multiple active node.js versions

ohmyzsh - 🙃 A delightful community-driven (with 2,100+ contributors) framework for managing your zsh configuration. Includes 300+ optional plugins (rails, git, macOS, hub, docker, homebrew, node, php, python, etc), 140+ themes to spice up your morning, and an auto-update tool so that makes it easy to keep up with the latest updates from the community.

chromebrew - Package manager for Chrome OS [Moved to: https://github.com/chromebrew/chromebrew]

podman-macos - 📦 Podman frontend for macOS