Install command:
brew install grep

GNU grep, egrep and fgrep

License: GPL-3.0-or-later

Formula JSON API: /api/formula/grep.json

Formula code: grep.rb on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for:

Apple Silicon sonoma
big sur
Intel sonoma
big sur
64-bit linux

Current versions:

stable 3.11
head ⚡️ HEAD

Depends on:

pcre2 10.43 Perl compatible regular expressions library with a new API

Depends on when building from source:

pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
All commands have been installed with the prefix "g".
If you need to use these commands with their normal names, you
can add a "gnubin" directory to your PATH from your bashrc like:


Installs (30 days)
grep 4,634
grep --HEAD 4
Installs on Request (30 days)
grep 2,843
grep --HEAD 4
Build Errors (30 days)
grep 0
Installs (90 days)
grep 15,512
grep --HEAD 18
Installs on Request (90 days)
grep 10,203
grep --HEAD 17
Installs (365 days)
grep 83,827
grep --HEAD 89
Installs on Request (365 days)
grep 53,508
grep --HEAD 88
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