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Make it a sudo one-liner

Rationale: if you want complete control then you will most likely not like the `sudo chown -R` step as it's nuts.
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1 parent 01d9f20 commit 1fa6a8afc810770be792fa93a555004c31630dcc @mxcl mxcl committed Jun 17, 2010
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@@ -5,8 +5,7 @@ Features and usage are [summarized on the homepage][homepage].
Quick Install to /usr/local
-[The script]( will prompt for confirmation
-before it does anything:
+[This script][gist] will prompt for confirmation before it does anything:
ruby -e "$(curl -fsS"
@@ -18,12 +17,12 @@ Umm… I thought I could install it anywhere?
Indeed, you can. Refer to our [complete installation instructions][install].
-Dude! Just give me a two-liner!
+Dude! Just give me a one-liner!
-Alright then… as long as you know what you are doing:
+Okay then, but please note this installs Homebrew as root and
+[we recommend against that][sudo].
- sudo chown -R $USER /usr/local
- curl -Lsf | tar xvz -C/usr/local --strip 1
+ curl -LsSf | sudo tar xvz -C/usr/local --strip 1
More Documentation
@@ -36,8 +35,10 @@ Who Are You?
I'm [Max Howell][mxcl] and I'm a splendid chap.

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