We are going to use Terminal to download Homebrew and install it onto our computer.
sudo mkdir -p /usr/local sudo chown -R $USER /usr/local curl -Lf http://github.com/mxcl/homebrew/tarball/master | tar xz -- strip 1 -C/usr/local
We added the directory
/usr/local, which is where Homebrew will save all of its files. Then we made sure that the folder was owned by us (the current user). We then installed ...