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iOS iOS Tools CocoaPods CocoaPods

When I type pod on my terminal is gives me...

I also don't get a workspace file? Any ideas?

pod Usage:

$ pod

  CocoaPods, the Objective-C library package manager.


+ help                Show help for the given command.
+ init                Generate a Podfile for the current directory.
+ install             Install project dependencies
+ ipc                 Inter-process communication
+ lib                 Develop pods
+ list                List pods
+ outdated            Show outdated project dependencies
+ plugins             Show available CocoaPods plugins
+ push                Temporary alias for the `pod repo push` command
+ repo                Manage spec-repositories
+ search              Searches for pods
+ setup               Setup the CocoaPods environment
+ spec                Manage pod specs
+ trunk               Interact with the CocoaPods API (e.g. publishing new
+ try                 Try a Pod!
+ update              Update outdated project dependencies


--silent              Show nothing
--completion-script   Print the auto-completion script
--version             Show the version of the tool
--verbose             Show more debugging information
--no-ansi             Show output without ANSI codes
--help                Show help banner of specified command

3 Answers

Wayne Knoesen
Wayne Knoesen
9,435 Points

Well the cocoapods is installed. But what was on the Pod file?

In the directory you have your pod file try "pod install" in the terminal. It should create the workspace and install all the dependancies

Awesome, got it to work. Thanks!

Hello I'm doing the Objective C CocoaPods tutorial and i'm stuck on exactly the same thing. Would you be able to help me with a simple step-by-step guide please?

I seem to have installed CocoaPods via the Terminal. The text read "installing CocoaPods" then, "CocoaPods 39.0 installed", I then closed the Terminal program. However, I didn't see the additional text below as shown in the video.

1) I opened up the "Example" Xcode project, then entered: pod 'SAMGradientView' into the podfile (within the project navigator).

2) I opened up the Terminal, then entered: "cd".

3) I then dragged the "Example" project file to the Terminal, then pressed enter. After pressing enter nothing happened. I expected to see some text below, as shown in the tutorial.

What have I done incorrectly?