- Install Homebrew, a very easy to use package manager. To install, go to your
Terminal and enter the following:
/usr/bin/ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)"
Note: During the process, you may be prompted to enter a password. When you enter your password, nothing will display on the terminal, but the computer is actually recording your password. This is a security measure. Just type your password and hit enter.
- Then, check to make sure brew is working properly on your system by typing:
You may encounter warnings like this, but you should be fine. Proceed to the next step.
If you encounter a warning asking you to download Command Line Tools, you will need to do this. Please follow the StackOverflow post here.
- Install the Java JDK and git. You can do this by typing:
brew cask install java brew install git