Skip to content

Instantly share code, notes, and snippets.

What would you like to do?
brew install octave failed to build on 10.9.3
# HOMEBREW_MAKE_JOBS=1; brew install -v octave 2>&1
octave: A LaTeX distribution is required to install.
You can install MacTeX distribution from:
Make sure that "/usr/texbin", or the location you installed it to, is in
your PATH before proceeding.
Error: An unsatisfied requirement failed this build.
# there is no directory ~/Library/Logs/Homebrew/
# brew doctor
Your system is ready to brew.
# brew --config
brew --config
HEAD: 94b0946c8bad918082fc05a5798a773a19c49fb7
HOMEBREW_CELLAR: /usr/local/Cellar
CPU: quad-core 64-bit haswell
OS X: 10.9.3-x86_64
Clang: 5.1 build 503
X11: N/A
System Ruby: 2.0.0-451
Perl: /usr/bin/perl
Python: /usr/bin/python
Ruby: /usr/bin/ruby
Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account? Sign in to comment