How to install Brew automatically in China (domestic address)


How to install Brew automatically in China (domestic address)


1, Automatic script (all domestic addresses)

/bin/zsh -c "$(curl -fsSL"


/bin/bash -c "$(curl -fsSL"

If successful, as shown above.


2, Manual operation

Step 1: delete the previous brew and create a new Homebrew folder with the command

sudo rm -rf /usr/local/Homebrew

sudo mkdir /usr/local/Homebrew

Enter the computer power on password after entering (the password will not be displayed, and enter the normal enter after entering).

Step 2: git clone

sudo git clone /usr/local/Homebrew

After entering, you will be prompted to receive objects: XX% to wait for the download to complete.

Step 3: delete the original brew and create a new one

sudo rm -f /usr/local/bin/brew

sudo ln -s /usr/local/Homebrew/bin/brew /usr/local/bin/brew

Step 4: create core folder and clone

sudo mkdir -p /usr/local/Homebrew/Library/Taps/homebrew/homebrew-core

sudo git clone /usr/local/Homebrew/Library/Taps/homebrew/homebrew-core

(the following two sentences do not have to be operated) if brew cask is needed, run:

sudo mkdir -p /usr/local/Homebrew/Library/Taps/homebrew/homebrew-cask

sudo git clone /usr/local/Homebrew/Library/Taps/homebrew/homebrew-cask

Step 5: delete the brew environment and recreate it:

sudo rm -rf /usr/local/var/homebrew/ 

sudo mkdir -p /usr/local/var/homebrew

sudo chown -R $(whoami) /usr/local/var/homebrew

Last step: get permission to run update (two sentences run separately)

sudo chown -R $(whoami) /usr/local/Homebrew

brew update

Display Already up-to-date. It indicates success, and then make the final setting (domestic download source)

Finally, set the environment variable, run the following two sentences, and restart the terminal:

echo 'export HOMEBREW_BOTTLE_DOMAIN=' >> ~/.zshrc

echo 'export HOMEBREW_BOTTLE_DOMAIN=' >> ~/.bash_profile


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1. In each step It can be replaced with any of the following:

If the source is still slow after replacement, replace the stable network, such as 4G hotspot of mobile phone or network cable.

2. Read the comments and say there is no git. Run the following sentence and click Install in the pop-up window. (if you are prompted for error, it indicates that it has been installed)

xcode-select --install

3. brew has a self-test program. If there is a problem with self-test, try:

brew doctor

4. How to view a directory: (search "brew" under bin to make sure there is only one)






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Posted on Sat, 14 Mar 2020 04:57:36 -0400 by slashpine