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Hands-On MQTT Programming with Python by Gaston C. Hillar

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Installing a Mosquitto server on macOS

Follow these steps to install a Mosquitto server on macOS, known as OS X prior to macOS Sierra:

  1. If you don't have Homebrew installed, open a Terminal window and run the command indicated on the Homebrew homepage, http://brew.sh, to install this popular package manager for macOS. The following command will do the job. However, it is convenient to check the Homebrew homepage and check all the detailed instructions that are always updated with the newest versions of macOS that become available. If you already have Homebrew installed, move to the next step:
      /usr/bin/ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL          https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)"
  1. Open a Terminal window and run the following ...

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