Install wirebot (UNIX) on Mac OS X

These instructions are tested on Mac OS X 10.8, they could differ with earlier versions.

  1. Install Xcode (from App Store) and Command-Line Tools (link)
  2. Install Homebrew (link)
  3. Install GNU readline library:

    brew install readline
  4. Clone sources from repository:

    git clone
  5. Move into the cloned directory:

    cd wirebot/
  6. Init dependencies:

    git submodule updtae --init --recursive
  7. Configure (with readline paths):

    env CPPFLAGS="-I/usr/local/opt/readline/include" LDFLAGS="-L/usr/local/opt/readline/lib" ./configure
  8. Compile sources:

  9. Install binary, with permissions:

    sudo make install