Implementation of the file(1) command

Current version

libmagic requires the following formula to be installed:
python@2 2.7.14_3 Interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language

Reverse dependencies

The following formulae require libmagic to be installed:
omega 1.4.3 Packaged search engine for websites, built on top of Xapian
mediatomb 0.12.1_2 Open source (GPL) UPnP MediaServer
ohcount 3.1.0 Source code line counter
radare2 2.4.0 Reverse engineering framework
snapcraft 2.39_2 Package any app for every Linux desktop, server, cloud or device
file-roller 3.28.0_1 GNOME archive manager
alot 0.7_1 Text mode MUA using notmuch mail
eye-d3 0.8.5 Work with ID3 metadata in .mp3 files
mkvtoolnix 22.0.0_1 Matroska media files manipulation tools
osquery 3.2.3 SQL powered operating system instrumentation and analytics

Recent formula history

ilovezfs libmagic 5.33
ilovezfs libmagic: rename python@2 optional dependency
ilovezfs libmagic: depend on python instead of :python
ilovezfs Use “squiggly” heredocs.
ilovezfs libmagic 5.32

Formula code at GitHub