MacOS and Homebrew

Tideways can be installed on MacOS M1/M2/M3 (ARM) and Intel systems with the help of Homebrew.

To get access to the Brew Formulae for Tideways, tap the following repository:

brew tap tideways/homebrew-profiler

To install Tideways PHP extension for the Homebrew PHP version run one of these commands:

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To install the Tideways Daemon run this command:

brew install tideways-daemon

To start tideways/profiler/tideways-daemon now and restart at login:

brew services start tideways/profiler/tideways-daemon

Afterwards you should be able to see the PHP extension connect to the daemon successfully with this command:

php --info|grep "Can connect to tideways"

To install the Commandline for Tideways run this installation command:

brew install tideways-cli


To update the tideways packages with homebrew run:

brew update
brew upgrade [email protected]
brew upgrade tideways-daemon
brew upgrade tideways-cli
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