Does anyone know how to install gitk on Mac?
From their official website, it seems gitk comes with git, but the version of my git (
git version 126.96.36.199 (Apple Git-37)
brew install gitk
Correct, the 188.8.131.52 (Apple Git-37) does not come with gitk. You can install a more recent version of git which comes with gitk by using brew. More thorough instructions located here: http://www.moncefbelyamani.com/how-to-install-xcode-homebrew-git-rvm-ruby-on-mac/
Run the following commands at the terminal:
brew update brew install git
If you get an error indicating it could not link git, then you may need to change permissions/owners of the files it mentions.
Once completed, run:
And make sure it shows:
If it does not, run:
And make the path change to put /usr/local/bin earlier in the path. Now, gitk should be on your path (along with an updated version of git).