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 Mac in a Docker! Run near native OSX-KVM in Docker! X11 Forwarding! CI/CD for OS X! (by sickcodes)
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HomeBrew Docker-OSX
409 34
30,032 18,245
2.5% -
10.0 8.8
4 days ago 12 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 2021-11-24.

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.

What are some alternatives?

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

lima - Linux virtual machines, on macOS (aka "Linux-on-Mac", "macOS subsystem for Linux", "containerd for Mac", unofficially)

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

Visual Studio Code - Visual Studio Code

Chocolatey - Chocolatey - the package manager for Windows

podman-macos - 📦 Podman frontend for macOS

macos-virtualbox - Push-button installer of macOS Catalina, Mojave, and High Sierra guests in Virtualbox for Windows, Linux, and macOS

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

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

chromebrew - Package manager for Chrome OS

pycryptodome - A self-contained cryptographic library for Python

PHP Brew - Brew & manage PHP versions in pure PHP at HOME

pdf-tools - Emacs support library for PDF files.