1. Installing sbt on macOS

Installing sbt on macOS 

Install sbt with cs setup 

Follow Install page, and install Scala using Coursier. This should install the latest stable version of sbt.

Install JDK 

Follow the link to install JDK 8 or 11, or use SDKMAN!.


$ sdk install java $(sdk list java | grep -o "\b8\.[0-9]*\.[0-9]*\-tem" | head -1)
$ sdk install sbt

Installing from a universal package 

Download ZIP or TGZ package, and expand it.

Installing from a third-party package 

Note: Third-party packages may not provide the latest version. Please make sure to report any issues with these packages to the relevant maintainers.


$ brew install sbt