Install command:
brew install xinit

Start the X Window System server

License: MIT and APSL-2.0

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

Formula code: xinit.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 1.4.2

Depends on:

libx11 1.8.9 X.Org: Core X11 protocol client library
xauth 1.1.3 X.Org Applications: xauth
xmodmap 1.0.11 Modify keymaps and pointer button mappings in X
xrdb 1.2.2 X resource database utility
xterm 392 Terminal emulator for the X Window System
quartz-wm 1.3.2 XQuartz window-manager

Depends on when building from source:

pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
tradcpp 0.5.3 K&R-style C preprocessor
lndir 1.0.5 Create a shadow directory of symbolic links to another directory tree
mkfontscale 1.2.3 Create an index of scalable font files for X
To start privileged xinit now and restart at login:
    sudo brew services start xinit --file=$HOMEBREW_PREFIX/opt/xinit/homebrew.mxcl.privileged_startx.plist


Installs (30 days)
xinit 32
Installs on Request (30 days)
xinit 32
Build Errors (30 days)
xinit 0
Installs (90 days)
xinit 140
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Installs (365 days)
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