This section describes how to install Neo4j on Mac OS.
Neo4j can be run as a console application or as a service.
For development, Neo4j can also run as Neo4j Desktop.
Go to http://neo4j.com/download/ and follow the instructions to install Neo4j Desktop on your computer.
Download the latest release from http://neo4j.com/download/.
Select the appropriate tar.gz distribution for your platform.
Extract the contents of the archive, using
tar -xf <filename>
Refer to the top-level extracted directory as: NEO4J_HOME
Change directory to:
Ctrl-Cin the console.
When Neo4j runs in console mode, logs are printed to the Terminal.
Use the standard Mac OS system tools to create a service based on the