Install command:
brew install qemu

Generic machine emulator and virtualizer


License: GPL-2.0-only

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

Formula code: qemu.rb on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for:

Apple Silicon sonoma
Intel sonoma
64-bit linux

Current versions:

stable 9.0.0
head ⚡️ HEAD

Depends on:

capstone 5.0.1 Multi-platform, multi-architecture disassembly framework
dtc 1.7.0 Device tree compiler
glib 2.80.2 Core application library for C
gnutls 3.8.4 GNU Transport Layer Security (TLS) Library
jpeg-turbo 3.0.3 JPEG image codec that aids compression and decompression
libpng 1.6.43 Library for manipulating PNG images
libslirp 4.8.0 General purpose TCP-IP emulator
libssh 0.10.6 C library SSHv1/SSHv2 client and server protocols
libusb 1.0.27 Library for USB device access
lzo 2.10 Real-time data compression library
ncurses 6.5 Text-based UI library
nettle 3.9.1 Low-level cryptographic library
pixman 0.42.2 Low-level library for pixel manipulation
snappy 1.2.0 Compression/decompression library aiming for high speed
vde 2.3.3 Ethernet compliant virtual network
zstd 1.5.6 Zstandard is a real-time compression algorithm

Depends on when building from source:

libtool 2.4.7 Generic library support script
meson 1.4.0 Fast and user friendly build system
ninja 1.12.1 Small build system for use with gyp or CMake
pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
spice-protocol 0.14.4 Headers for SPICE protocol


Installs (30 days)
qemu 47,376
qemu --HEAD 119
Installs on Request (30 days)
qemu 37,453
qemu --HEAD 119
Build Errors (30 days)
qemu 165
qemu --HEAD 6
Installs (90 days)
qemu 98,936
qemu --HEAD 266
Installs on Request (90 days)
qemu 79,319
qemu --HEAD 266
Installs (365 days)
qemu 513,146
qemu --HEAD 1,219
Installs on Request (365 days)
qemu 397,383
qemu --HEAD 1,219
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