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Homebrew update Error – cocot.rb

If you ever come across this error while trying to update homebrew on your Mac: [code] error: The following untracked working tree files would be overwritten by merge: Library/Formula/cocot.rb Please move or remove them before you can merge. Aborting Error: Failure while executing: git pull -q origin refs/heads/master:refs/remotes/origin/master [/code] just, do this: [code] $ rm /usr/local/Library/Formula/cocot.rb [/code] I have no idea what cocot.rb is for, or where it cam ...

How to install wget on your Mac

Ok, so Mac is cool and stuff, but it doesn't come with wget by default, which in my opinion sucks. wget is a very useful tool and is used for downloading installation files among other stuff; it ought to be there on your Mac. Getting wget on Mac OS X is pretty easy, so worry not. Just follow my instructions. Before that make sure you have a C/C++ compiler on your system, if you have XCode, you ...