Mac OSX : Homebrew and Golang

This is a different version of the tutorial for removing Go from Mac. In this tutorial, we will learn how to install Go with Homebrew and uninstall Go with Homebrew.

these commands will install brew on your Mac

  1. Open a terminal on your Mac OSX
  2. ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL"
  3. brew doctor
  4. brew update && brew upgrade

this command will install Go on your Mac

  • brew install go

and this command will uninstall Go

  • brew uninstall go

Note : Homebrew is the missing internal organ that Mac OSX suppose to have. Check out Homebrew at

  See also : Uninstall Go from Mac

By Adam Ng

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