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How-To Initialize Cassandra in macOS?

A little note on how I setup and bootstrap a local Cassandra clusters on macOS machines for development.

Instructions below were tested on macOS Sierra, and aim to spawn a 3-nodes 2.1.x cluster.

Install ccm and its dependencies:

$ brew install ant
$ brew cask install java
$ pip install --upgrade ...

How-To Initialize PostgreSQL in OS X?

A little note on how I setup and bootstrap local PostgreSQL databases on OS X machines.

Instructions below were tested on OS X El Capitan, and target the 9.4.x series of PostgreSQL.

Install and setup PostgreSQL:

$ brew update
$ brew install postgresql94 ossp-uuid

$ mkdir -p ~/Library/LaunchAgents
$ cp /usr ...