Ruby MacOS

Open-source Ruby projects categorized as MacOS

Top 19 Ruby MacOS Projects

  • HomeBrew

    🍺 The missing package manager for macOS (or Linux)

    Project mention: The Disappointing | | 2024-02-26

    IIRC he stepped away from Homebrew years ago. See

  • homebrew-php

    :beer: Homebrew tap for PHP 5.6 to 8.4. PHP 8.4 is built nightly. (by shivammathur)

    Project mention: Installing PHP 8.0 on MacOS: Overcoming Disabled Versions | | 2024-02-06
  • PopRuby

    PopRuby: Clothing and Accessories for Ruby Developers. Fashion meets Ruby! Shop our fun Ruby-inspired apparel and accessories designed to celebrate the joy and diversity of the Ruby community.

  • homebrew-macos-cross-toolchains

    macOS cross compiler toolchains

    Project mention: ARMv8 AArch64/ARM64 Full Beginner's Assembly Tutorial | | 2024-01-15
  • macinbox

    Puts macOS in a Vagrant box

  • xcake

    :cake: Describe Xcode projects in a human readable format and (re)generate one on demand.

  • Glimmer

    DSL Framework consisting of a DSL Engine and a Data-Binding Library used in Glimmer DSL for SWT (JRuby Desktop Development GUI Framework), Glimmer DSL for Opal (Pure Ruby Web GUI), Glimmer DSL for LibUI (Prerequisite-Free Ruby Desktop Development GUI Library), Glimmer DSL for Tk (Ruby Tk Desktop Development GUI Library), Glimmer DSL for GTK (Ruby-GNOME Desktop Development GUI Library), Glimmer DSL for XML (& HTML), and Glimmer DSL for CSS

    Project mention: Shoes makes building little graphical programs for Mac, Windows, Linux simple | | 2024-02-23
  • Clipboard

    Ruby access to the clipboard on Windows, Linux, macOS, Java, Cygwin, and WSL 📋︎ (by janlelis)

  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

  • homebrew-fuse

    gromgit's FUSE tap

  • homebrew-riscv

    homebrew (macOS) packages for RISC-V toolchain

    Project mention: How to ask for help in this group. (This basic formula works well for most OTHER groups, too.) | /r/RISCV | 2023-04-02

    My GNU toolchain successfully creates other executables and is sourced from the trusted GNU homebrew project at and was updated yesterday. The affected versions are:

  • homebrew-i386-elf-toolchain

    Homebrew formulas for buildling a valid GCC toolchain for the i386-elf target.

  • 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.

  • LicenseKit

    LicenseKit helps you protect your Swift-based apps and libraries with a commercial license.

  • homebrew-kleopatra4mac

    Kleopatra4Mac is an all-in-one prebuilt port of KDE's GPG utility for use on MacOS.

  • homebrew-freecad

    Homebrew recipes for FreeCAD

  • homebrew-golem

    Golem is creating a global market for computing power.

  • homebrew-proxmark3

    Homebrew tap containing proxmark3 software/firmware

  • alfred-run-shortcut

    Quickly run any shortcut from macOS Monterey Shortcuts app

  • are-we-there-yet

    Are We There Yet? Small Project Tracking Desktop App for Windows and Mac. Built with Glimmer (Ruby Desktop Development GUI Library)

  • docker-rails-development

    Use Docker to run your Rails development environment in macOS

  • WorkOS

    The modern API for authentication & user identity. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

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 2024-02-26.

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Project Stars
1 HomeBrew 38,660
2 homebrew-php 2,281
3 homebrew-macos-cross-toolchains 710
4 macinbox 660
5 xcake 624
6 Glimmer 474
7 Clipboard 345
8 homebrew-fuse 294
9 homebrew-riscv 274
10 homebrew-i386-elf-toolchain 83
11 homebrew-aws 60
12 LicenseKit 60
13 homebrew-kleopatra4mac 52
14 homebrew-freecad 46
15 homebrew-golem 39
16 homebrew-proxmark3 38
17 alfred-run-shortcut 25
18 are-we-there-yet 11
19 docker-rails-development 1
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