Tag: homebrew

Cannot install git through homebrew on yosemite

Having problems installing git with homebrew. Tried every past solution available. I do have write permissions on /usr/local. I can do brew update and brew doctor with no issues, but it says I have git-git (whatever that is) already installed. I have oh-my-zsh shell. i have xcode with git and atom installed if that may […]

Does homebrew 0.9.5 really support custom repositories?

Why is it that when I try to install a custom tap with homebrew it thinks I’m installing it from github? I’m running the command: $ brew tap bitcycle/internal https://github.corp.net/bitcycle/homebrew-internal ==> Tapping bitcycle/internal Cloning into ‘/usr/local/Library/Taps/bitcycle/homebrew-internal’… fatal: unable to access ‘https://github.com/bitcycle/homebrew-internal/’: Failed to connect to github.com port 443: Operation timed out Here’s the line from […]

Can I update git on my OSX using homebrew without issue?

If I install git using homebrew on OSX (Yosemite) will it conflict with my non-brew installation or will it simply update it? I’m not sure if git was installed by default or if I installed it manually but I am a little nervous using homebrew if it will cause issues. Is there a way for […]

Homebrew update failure on mac

Upon doing a brew update, I get the following errors: fatal: Unable to find remote helper for ‘https’ Error: Fetching /usr/local failed! fatal: Unable to find remote helper for ‘https’ Error: Fetching /usr/local/Library/Taps/caskroom/homebrew-cask failed! Already up-to-date.

brew tap remote: Repository not found

I can’t seem to tap into my own repository: /Users/medialab ≈:≈ brew tap NMAAHC/NMAAHCmm ==> Tapping nmaahc/nmaahcmm Cloning into ‘/usr/local/Homebrew/Library/Taps/nmaahc/homebrew-nmaahcmm’… remote: Repository not found. fatal: repository ‘https://github.com/NMAAHC/homebrew-NMAAHCmm/’ not found Error: Failure while executing: git clone https://github.com/NMAAHC/homebrew-NMAAHCmm /usr/local/Homebrew/Library/Taps/nmaahc/homebrew-nmaahcmm –depth=1 But, I know for certain that https://github.com/NMAAHC/homebrew-NMAAHCmm/ exists and I can’t see why I would have any […]

How To Get Git Completion For Branch Names On Mac OSX?

I have tried to debug this issue unsuccessfully for several days. I have done my best to install git and git completions on my machine, however I am still unable to autocomplete branch names (local or remote). Completion of git subcommands, however, works just fine. I have a Mac running Sierra 10.12.5. $ sw_vers ProductName: […]

Warning when installing Git with Homebrew

I get the following warning when installing Git with Homebrew: Warning: git-2.1.1 already installed, it’s just not linked I had been trying to update my version of Git with Homebrew using: brew upgrade Git and received this message: Error: git not installed I then used the command: brew install git and received this message: Error: […]

Cannot install via Homebrew nor Git installer

I’m on Mac 10.9.4. I have Git version I want to upgrade to latest stable verson of Git (2.0.1 or 2.1?) I don’t know how Git initially was installed on my computer. When I try with Homebrew I get the following message: “Error: git not installed”. When trying to run uninstall.sh from the official […]

Homebrew install fails while copying files

I run this: /usr/bin/ruby -e “$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)” I get prompt: ==> This script will install: /usr/local/bin/brew /usr/local/share/doc/homebrew /usr/local/share/man/man1/brew.1 /usr/local/share/zsh/site-functions/_brew /usr/local/etc/bash_completion.d/brew /usr/local/Homebrew After I click “return”(enter button) I get this error: ==> Downloading and installing Homebrew… fatal: cannot copy ‘/usr/local/git/share/git-core/templates/hooks/pre-receive.sample’ to ‘/usr/local/Homebrew/.git/hooks/pre-receive.sample’: Permission denied Failed during: git init -q Any ideas what kind of error […]

GIT installation after homebrew reinstall in OSX Yosemite

After my Yosemite upgrade homebrew was not working. I had to remove the folders manually to reinstall it again. the installation process went fine. Installation of brew itself is fine. Now I reinstalled GIT by downloading it using the brew (brew install git). It is installed to the directory /usr/local/bin/git. However, when I check the […]

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