OS X Installation

What follows is a detailed step-by-step guide to install all Azul3D dependencies on a Mac OS X platform. For other platforms please see the installation page.

Install Go

Install the latest version of Go from here.

Note: Azul3D requires at least Go version 1.3

Set the environment variable GOPATH, for example to /home/joe/godev.

Install XCode

XCode must be installed from the App Store.


Homebrew is used to install the dependencies. To install homebrew run in a terminal:

ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)"

Then to install the FreeType library:

brew install freetype


brew install git

And Git LFS or else you will be missing critical files. To install it run:

brew install git-lfs
git lfs install

Install Azul3D

At this point, you’ve successfully installed the dependencies!

Follow the rest of the instructions on the installation page.