by shigemk2


homebrew v1.0.8


Release 1.0.8 · Homebrew/brew · GitHub


  • Better support the system Git on old OS X versions
  • Use BSD tar's libarchive LZMA support if available rather than needing to install xz
  • Add brew tap-new command for creating a new tap with a README and Travis CI configuration
  • brew doctor now warns about SSL_CERT_FILE which can break curl on HTTPS connections
  • Warn when people have a Cellar at /usr/local/Homebrew/Cellar as it stops them getting binary packages
  • Speed up bottle/binary package creation and extracting
  • Ensure brew postinstall provides access to the Homebrew repository when appropriate
  • Allow brew --prefix to be run as root without a warning