Rudix is a collection of pre-built Unix software delivered as packages for OS X: “The hassle-free way to get Unix programs on OS X”.
There is two ways to have the Rudix Package manager installed. You can download the proper package and install it from this place.
You can bootstrap Rudix, by using the command line. Just open the Terminal.app and type:
curl -O https://raw.githubusercontent.com/rudix-mac/rpm/2015.4/rudix.py sudo python rudix.py install rudix
or compressed in one-line:
curl -s https://raw.githubusercontent.com/rudix-mac/rpm/2015.4/rudix.py | sudo python - install rudix
Now you are ready to use Rudix packages, type the command
rudix search to get a list of packages for
installation. For example, use
sudo rudix install
wget to install wget (GNU Wget). Learn more »
We like to say that Rudix is handcrafted work, much like the artisans do. You can help to contribute by donating an amount – no donation is too small – via Paypal.
All donations are confidential and remain anonymous unless you say otherwise. If you would like to see your name or your company acknowledged here as a donor or sponsor, let us know.