Fixing Homebrew

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Boy does my Homebrew installation like to get messed up. Pretty much every time I do a big `brew update` I have to repair everything. This is what I typically have to do: cd /usr/local sudo chown -R USERNAME /usr/local/.git sudo chown -R USERNAME /usr/local sudo chown -RL mysql:mysql /usr/local/mysql/data git pull git reset –hard… Read more »

Unable to install RethinkDB 1.5.0 using Homebrew

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$ brew install rethinkdb ==> Downloading http://download.rethinkdb.com/dist/rethinkdb-1.5.0.tgz Already downloaded: /Library/Caches/Homebrew/rethinkdb-1.5.0.tgz ==> ./configure –prefix=/usr/local/Cellar/rethinkdb/1.5.0 –fetch protobuf –fetch protoc ==> make make[1]: *** [build/release_clang_notcmalloc/rethinkdb_web_assets/js/reql_docs.json] Error 1 make[1]: *** Deleting file `build/release_clang_notcmalloc/rethinkdb_web_assets/js/reql_docs.json’ make[1]: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs…. make[1]: unlink: build/release_clang_notcmalloc/rethinkdb_web_assets/.: Invalid argument make: *** [make] Error 2 READ THIS: https://github.com/mxcl/homebrew/wiki/troubleshooting The only thing Google brings up is… Read more »

Scan for Computers on Local Network with Nmap

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With my Raspberry Pi project, it has been using DHCP to get an IP address, and my network keeps assigning a different value (I know there are solutions to this but I haven’t made use of them yet). So, I went ahead and installed nmap using the homebrew package manager for OS X: $ brew… Read more »