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bin+lib brewr

Better brew update with desc of new formulae/casks

4 releases

new 0.1.4 Jun 12, 2024
0.1.2 Jan 13, 2024
0.1.1 Jan 12, 2024
0.1.0 Jan 12, 2024

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Download history 6/week @ 2024-02-14 15/week @ 2024-02-21 3/week @ 2024-02-28 15/week @ 2024-03-27 24/week @ 2024-04-03

189 downloads per month

MIT license

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brewr updates brew and adds descriptions for new and outdated formulae

Built with Rust as a first project while I was learning it. With multi-threaded lookups.

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Screenshot of brewr

Usage: brewr [OPTIONS] (no options defaults to update brew)

  -a, --all      List all installed formulae with descriptions
  -l, --leaves   List all manually installed formulae with descriptions
  -g, --grid     Display results with grid lines


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