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I bought a new Macbook Pro. Like linux, it has a bash shell. However, I did not find gcc or g++ in there. Is it in there somewhere, or is there some kind of package manager that will allow me to easily add it in?

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You need to install the XCode tools from here.

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You shouldn't need to download XCode - it should be on your install disk under Optional Installs. –  Steve Folly Feb 4 '10 at 6:32

In XCode, go to the XCode menu, followed by Preferences, Downloads, and then click on the Install button.

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