I posted some time ago about installing Cassandra on Mac OSX. Admittedly I generally use Linux when dealing with Cassandra but have recently been using it on Mac OSX again so here are some tips when working with Cassandra on ac OSX.
I’ve recently posted some more tips on using Cassandra on Mac OSX: Cassandra on Mac
If you don’t already have homebrew then install it from here.
Then it as simple as:
brew install cassandra
This doesn’t install the python driver for the cqlsh command line tool. To do this install it first install python if you haven’t got it already: Continue reading