Please Note: Everything on this page started out as my personal notes on installing various packages on my OS-X machines. Please feel free to use any of the information here. However, I can't be responsible for any problems that arise as a result of following these instructions. Use at your own risk.

Computing:

Homebrew

git/GitHub/bitbucket

installing git:

git learning resources:

Other git resources

Python:

installation:

updating python with pip:

python learning resources:

LaTeX/Emacs/AucTeX/etc. for Mac:

Two very good sets of instructions for installing an Emacs-based computing infrastructure are:

LaTeX: installing and updating:

emacs:

Skim (a great PDF-viewer for use with Emacs/LaTeX):

BibTeX:

latexdiff and git-latexdiff:

SoftwareUpdate

MacAppleStore (mas)

Other Useful Mac Stuff:

TeXText add-in for Inkscape:

Misc ssh-fixes: