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When I run brew install git I get several WARNING messages

This is what I get:

Warning: You seem to have osx-gcc-installer installed. Homebrew doesn't support osx-gcc-installer. It causes many builds to fail and is an unlicensed distribution of really old Xcode files. Please run xcode-select --install to install the CLT. Warning: You have an outdated version of /usr/bin/install_name_tool installed. This will cause binary package installations to fail. This can happen if you install osx-gcc-installer or RailsInstaller. To restore it, you must reinstall OS X or restore the binary from the OS packages.

I'm not sure what I should do... Thanks.

2 Answers

It just seems like you have two conflicting installers. I would just choose one. Homebrew will make sure to keep anything you need and gives you instructions to remove the extraneous programs. Brew and osx-gcc-installer don't seem to want to work together. If the instruction given by brew do not work it looks like you have to reinstall OSX which would be a pain based on this info:


Good luck.