cobol Getting started with cobol Install gnu-cobol on Mac OS X


Example

gnu-cobol is available via the homebrew system.

Open a terminal window from /Applications/Utilities/Terminal or use the keypress Command+Space and type "Terminal".

If you do not have the homebrew system installed, add it by typing, or copying and pasting into your terminal:

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

Once the command has finished, type:

brew install gnu-cobol

That is it, you can now compile Cobol programs on your Mac.