Contributing to Homebrew

First time contributing to Homebrew? Read our Code of Conduct and review How To Open a Homebrew Pull Request.

Report a bug

  • Run brew update (twice).
  • Run and read brew doctor.
  • Read the Troubleshooting checklist.
  • Open an issue on the formula's repository or on Homebrew/brew if it's not a formula-specific issue.

Propose a feature

  • Open an issue with a detailed description of your proposed feature, the motivation for it and alternatives considered. Please note we may close this issue or ask you to create a pull-request if this is not something we see as sufficiently high priority.