Install Infer on Mac
You’ll need Homebrew. Simply type this into a terminal:
brew install infer
If you get the following error…
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Error: No available formula for infer Searching taps... homebrew/science/infernal
… Then you must run this command first:
And wait a few minutes, and then run
brew install infer. More info here.
Install Infer on Linux
The easiest way is via Docker:
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wget -O Dockerfile https://raw.githubusercontent.com/facebook/infer/master/docker/Dockerfile wget -O run.sh https://raw.githubusercontent.com/facebook/infer/master/docker/run.sh sh run.sh
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Install from source
We recommend that you start from our latest GitHub release, which contains a pre-compiled version of clang, used for our C/Objective-C analyzers.
You’ll need to first install the build dependencies, then run the following commands:
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tar xf infer-<release>.tar.xz cd infer-<release>/ ./build-infer.sh export PATH=`pwd`/infer/bin:$PATH