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Install brew without prompt password

According to the instruction on https://github.com/Homebrew/install, you can just set environment variable NONINTERACTIVE=1. e.g. do NONINTERACTIVE=1 /bin/bash -c "$(curl -fsSL https://raw....
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Can brew find / manage packages installed by manually binary download + install?

@Barry's answer is not responsive to the question. The command brew list will list all brew packages including dependencies. The original question asks about packages installed upon request. That can ...
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How to make sure "brew" only installs what I want without breaking other things?

Is there a way to tell the user-unfriendly Mac OS to JUST update or install the package I want to have updated and leaving all other packages out of it. Unfortunately, there is absolutely nothing ...
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How to uninstall something from /usr/local/bin if it is installed in /opt/homebrew/bin

Assuming that the file you want to delete in /usr/local/bin/ is the actual file: cd /usr/local/bin/ sudo rm dockutil Edit - This will work on symbolic links as well.
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/bin/launchctl problem on start mysql after upgrade to 12.4

It was a problem of OSX permission for network connections. The mysqld need this permission. After finsh install 12.4 and restart, the mysqld don't have this permission! Perhaps, it was my mistake and ...
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Can I generate a standalone binary package from a HomeBrew, MacPorts, Fink source?

Sure, there are tons of tools for packaging files on macOS and you could choose the one that matches your specific pain points. The best writing I’ve seen on this from a “how to package” standpoint is ...
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upgrade bash on M1 but cannot change to the new bash

The solution is as described by @NobodyNada in the comments. But since he hasn't posted this as an answer for a long time, I paste it here: Terminal -> Preferences -> General -> Shells open ...
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change brew installation location to /usr/local

On ARM Macs, Homebrew will always install to /opt/homebrew and put its binaries into /opt/homebrew/bin. So you need to adjust your PATH to include /opt/homebrew/bin as well. An easy way to set all ...
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Why I do I see these lines in Terminal and how can I remove them?

I got the same issue, It took me long enough to understand that it is simple to resolve. During the installation of brew, we are supposed to execute this comand echo 'eval $(/opt/homebrew/bin/brew ...
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After upgrading/reinstalling some app using Homebrew, how to automatically set its notification settings?

Just install the non-homebrew distribution of Evernote or, at least, don't use brew to update it. The latter isn't even supposed to happen, which is why you are un/re-installing it to update. The cask ...
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Cannot pin homebrew formula mactex

MacTeX is installed as a Homebrew cask, casks can't be pinned though (see https://github.com/Homebrew/homebrew-cask/issues/49127#issuecomment-401501245 and https://github.com/Homebrew/homebrew-cask/...
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Apple Silicon M1 Chip - Homebrew installer installing into Intel folder

I just ran into this. Go into your applications, right mouse click your terminal app, click "Get Info", and uncheck the "Open using Rosetta" option. Then fully close your terminal,...
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List of all packages installed using Homebrew

Short and crisp brew list --version MACBOOK:/ world.peace$ brew list --version apache-spark 3.2.1 openjdk 18 openjdk@11 11.0.14.1 sbt 1.6.2 scala 2.13.8 tree 2.0.2 Similarly, you can use: brew ...
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