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Top 23 Ruby Homebrew Projects

  • GitHub repo HomeBrew

    🍺 The missing package manager for macOS (or Linux)

    Project mention: What are some useful or must have apps to have for college on a MacBook? | | 2021-12-05
  • GitHub repo Homebrew-cask

    🍻 A CLI workflow for the administration of macOS applications distributed as binaries

    Project mention: Homebrew issues when installing Racket | | 2021-10-26

    PS I don't know if it helps but I'm fairly sure homebrew relies on this to install Racket: (found via

  • Nanos

    Run Linux Software Faster and Safer than Linux with Unikernels.

  • GitHub repo homebrew-core

    🍻 Default formulae for the missing package manager for macOS (or Linux)

    Project mention: Brew? How does it work? And why do we Brew update each time? | | 2021-11-18

    Brew uses a github repo as that 'database'.

  • GitHub repo homebrew-bundle

    📦 Bundler for non-Ruby dependencies from Homebrew, Homebrew Cask and the Mac App Store.

    Project mention: Back up Mac via Time Machine to NAS and to Backblaze B2? | | 2021-12-02

    Fair enough. YMMV but Brew Bundle and Mackup provide for a pretty robust solution alongside file backup.

  • GitHub repo homebrew-cask-fonts

    🖋 Casks of F🅾𝓝𝐓𝚂

    Project mention: MacOS Development workspace 2021 | | 2021-03-08

    homebrew/cask-fonts As we can imagin it contains free distributed fonts

  • GitHub repo homebrew-openjdk

    AdoptOpenJDK HomeBrew Tap

    Project mention: How to choose between multiple JDK's on MacOS? | | 2021-08-29

    The adoptopenjdk project has instructions:

  • GitHub repo homebrew-emacs-plus

    Emacs Plus formulae for the Homebrew package manager

    Project mention: -🎄- 2021 Day 2 Solutions -🎄- | | 2021-12-01

    I haven't had any problems with company/sly on emacs-plus v28 on an m1 chip FWIW:

  • Scout APM

    Scout APM: A developer's best friend. Try free for 14-days. Scout APM uses tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code so you know the exact line of code causing performance issues and can get back to building a great product faster.

  • GitHub repo homebrew-cask-versions

    🔢 Alternate versions of Casks

    Project mention: Ask HN: Best Alternative to Homebrew in 2021? | | 2021-11-02

    > If I just wanted to install google-chrome, sublime, and skype, I would use the app store.

    None of those is available on the Mac App Store. I don’t understand the argument you’re trying to make.

    > In contrast to how it used to be, Homebrew now seems designed for people that only want popular bleeding edge packages, and nobody else.

    Homebrew Cask—which is what you’re referring to in the reminder of that paragraph—has always been focused on the latest versions of packages. The versions repo[1] is secondary with stricter rules for acceptance.


  • GitHub repo homebrew-php

    :beer: Homebrew tap for PHP 5.6 to 8.2. PHP 8.2 is a nightly build. (by shivammathur)

    Project mention: PHP 8.1 is here | | 2021-11-25
  • GitHub repo homebrew-zathura

    Homebrew formulae to build Zathura on Mac OS X

    Project mention: [MacOS] When using vimtex, Skim PDF viewer is quite low resolution/blurry to look at. Anyone know how to fix? | | 2021-11-26
  • GitHub repo homebrew-avr

    Homebrew AVR Toolchain

    Project mention: How to get an avr-gcc compiler on macOS? | | 2021-04-14
  • GitHub repo homebrew-command-not-found

    🔍 Ubuntu’s command-not-found equivalent for Homebrew on macOS

    Project mention: Created command-not-found handler which automatically finds and prompts to install the package containing the command | | 2021-11-03

    There is this:

  • GitHub repo homebrew-emacs-head

    GNU Emacs formula for the Homebrew package manager

    Project mention: How to open a file in Emacs: a short story about Lisp, technology, and human progress | | 2021-01-03

    [I was facing this too]( I recommend you try out Davide Restivo's [homebrew-emacs-head]( It fixed the issue for me.

  • GitHub repo homebrew-extensions

    :beers: Homebrew tap for PHP extensions

    Project mention: Does anybody use MacBook Air M1 to develop PHP | | 2021-06-14

    But if you want very new PHP (8.1) there is +

  • GitHub repo homebrew-php-ext

    🐘🌐 Core PHP extension formulae not suitable for Homebrew/core

    Project mention: Does anybody use MacBook Air M1 to develop PHP | | 2021-06-14

    Personally I need a few obscure extensions, so I use brew's stock PHP +

  • GitHub repo homebrew-portable-ruby

    🚗 Versions of Ruby that can be installed and run from anywhere on the filesystem.

    Project mention: Install Ruby on Mac without Homebrew? | | 2021-11-19

    Yes, they have their own special ruby build made for portability.

  • GitHub repo homebrew-aws

    Homebrew is a package manager for macOS which provides easy installation and update management of additional software. This Tap (repository) contains the Formulae that are used in the macOS AMI that AWS offers.

  • GitHub repo homebrew-golem

    Golem is creating a global market for computing power.

    Project mention: Electricity/Cooling: how do you all afford it? | | 2021-11-06

    This is where the math of VPS on demand for testing vs home starts to matter. OR higher buy in but lower ongoing is SBC boards. Raspberry pi, turingpi, ION whatever boards from nvidia. All have higher cost, more limited abilities (in some ways) but FOR SURE are way lower power/heat than traditional low initial cost/higher ongoing. It's a common issue. Getting yourself a NAS or ESOS or SAN or whatever as an always on, mount it on the projects you need as storage. Depends on what you want, but an always on computer can do a hell of allot., idle mining, BOINC for science, etc etc. Dunno, GLHF

  • GitHub repo homebrew-freecad

    Homebrew recipes for FreeCAD

    Project mention: Mac Osx 11 Big Sur | | 2020-12-23

    This brew install worked for me (0.19pre) (but not with the --with-macos-app arg for some reason so I'm launching it from the command line for now)

  • GitHub repo homebrew-proxmark3

    Homebrew tap containing proxmark3 software/firmware

    Project mention: Installing Proxmark3 client for the Proxmark3 Easy | | 2021-11-06

    You can also read the homebrew repo docs found here

  • GitHub repo homebrew-carvel

    Provides tools from via Homebrew package.

    Project mention: Deploy Neo4J's APOC plugin with code thanks to CARVEL vendir | | 2021-07-04

    Install: Grab prebuilt binaries from the Releases page or Homebrew Carvel tap

  • GitHub repo sfizio

    Homebrew Version Control

    Project mention: Homebrew Version Control Tool - Sfizio | | 2021-10-03
  • GitHub repo homebrew-tap

    🍻 Aeden's Tap 🍻 - Personal Homebrew Formulae. (by aedenmurray)

    Project mention: Share your music in Slack! | | 2021-01-22

    Your Slack status should update about every 10 seconds. The Homebrew Formula is defined here.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-12-05.

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What are some of the best open-source Homebrew projects in Ruby? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 HomeBrew 30,106
2 Homebrew-cask 18,722
3 homebrew-core 10,360
4 homebrew-bundle 3,904
5 homebrew-cask-fonts 2,165
6 homebrew-openjdk 1,794
7 homebrew-emacs-plus 1,245
8 homebrew-cask-versions 951
9 homebrew-php 718
10 homebrew-zathura 322
11 homebrew-avr 306
12 homebrew-command-not-found 265
13 homebrew-emacs-head 257
14 homebrew-extensions 117
15 homebrew-php-ext 102
16 homebrew-portable-ruby 87
17 homebrew-aws 49
18 homebrew-golem 38
19 homebrew-freecad 29
20 homebrew-proxmark3 16
21 homebrew-carvel 6
22 sfizio 5
23 homebrew-tap 0
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