GSoC 2015: The MacPorts Project


Hola amigos, I am happy to announce that I have been selected for GSoC 2015 as a student developer with 'The MacPorts Project'. My project is titled "MacPorts: Improve Dependency Calculation using SAT solver.". The proposal can be found here. I will be posting all the weekly updates over here, and also document everything. So … Continue reading GSoC 2015: The MacPorts Project

[How To]: Installing MacPorts on Mac OS X


Hola Amigos, I have blogged about installing brew package manager previously. Today I am going to show how to install MacPorts. What is MacPorts? MacPorts is an open source package manager for Mac OS X. It makes fetching, compiling and installing open source packages on Mac OS X easy. It is recommended that you use … Continue reading [How To]: Installing MacPorts on Mac OS X

Setting up HomeBrew on Mac OS X


Hola Amigos 🙂 If you are using Mac and are Open Source enthusiast or a developer or want to install any open source packages that are available for Linux-based OS's through your Terminal.App rather than compiling and installing from source. Well don't worry HomeBrew comes to your rescue. In this post, I am going to … Continue reading Setting up HomeBrew on Mac OS X