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if you have already installed gcc... sudo chown -R (username):admin /usr/local/lib/gcc/ and brew install octave after this, you make cross fingers...


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I find the best way to install Node.js is to use nvm, which allows you to install and manage multiple versions of Node. I use Homebrew for pretty much everything else, but Node is easier to use through nvm, since it doesn't use global folders - everything is in your home directory, and you can easily switch between Node versions. To install (check the ...


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To install GCC 4.7 from Homebrew: $ brew tap homebrew/homebrew-versions $ brew install gcc47 which will install it as gcc-47. If you want to install as gcc instead: $ ln -s /usr/local/bin/gcc-47 /usr/local/bin/gcc


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Homebrew cask installs pdfinfo in /opt/homebrew-cask/Caskroom/pdfinfo/latest/PDFInfo.app And then creates a symbolic link to this locations in: ~/Applications You can run installed pdfinfo with: open -a pdfinfo or open -a /opt/homebrew-cask/Caskroom/pdfinfo/latest/PDFInfo.app or open -a ~/Applications/PDFInfo.app Simply you can open app with ...


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The command you want is cleanup -- running brew cleanup will remove packages that are on disk, but no longer installed. > brew help cleanup brew cleanup [--prune=days] [--dry-run] [-s] [formulae]: For all installed or specific formulae, remove any older versions from the cellar. In addition, old downloads from the Homebrew download-cache are ...


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I have done this sort of thing in two ways - however both do not coexist with homebrew although I suspect there should be a way similar to the macports one. The first is using Macports as the package manager. There are separate ports for several python versions 2.x and 3.x currently 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7 and 3.1, 3.2, 3.3 3.4 and 3.5. For example to install ...


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A Homebrew-free command-line alternative is the command line tool from Unarchiver called 'unar'. The command is simply unar filename.pdf http://unarchiver.c3.cx/commandline (The original GUI-based Unarchiver does this as well.)


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You can install via Homebrew with the following command: brew install poppler


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Have a look at homebrew-command-not-found. The project tries to reproduce Ubuntu’s command-not-found for Homebrew users on OS X.


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From your ls output: drwxr-xr-x 5 root wheel uchg 170 Aug 20 2015 local That uchg flag means the file or directory cannot be changed. You can remove it with this command: sudo chflags -R nouchg /usr/local For more information about file flags, see the man page for chflags: http://ss64.com/osx/chflags.html


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I put together a Homebrew tap for Rhyme. Please see: https://github.com/shaunplee/homebrew-rhyme



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