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Mkdir /usr/local for Homebrew if it doesn't exist #69

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I hit an error when running the laptop script on a new Mountain Lion install.

chown: /usr/local: No such file or directory

Homebrew will create and set the mode of the directory, but if we want to chown it for the user prior to installing Homebrew we might need to create it first.

Using mkdir -p to only create if it doesn't exist.


Looks good.

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@@ -12,6 +12,7 @@ echo "Copying public key to clipboard. Paste it into your Github account ..."
successfully open
echo "Fixing permissions ..."
+ successfully sudo mkdir -p /usr/local
successfully sudo chown -R `whoami` /usr/local
echo "Installing Homebrew, a good OS X package manager ..."
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