vcpkg is a free C/C++ package manager for acquiring and managing libraries. It runs on all platforms, build systems, and work flows. it is maintained by the Microsoft C++ team and open source contributors.
To install the tool, open your favorite Terminal application and run one of the following commands:
curl -LO https://aka.ms/vcpkg-init.cmd && .\vcpkg-init.cmd
iex (iwr -useb https://aka.ms/vcpkg-init.ps1)
. < (curl https://aka.ms/vcpkg-init.sh -L)
When done, your user profile directory should contain a
.vcpkg folder with all necessary files and scripts.
Continue by initializing vcpkg.