Skip to content

Instantly share code, notes, and snippets.

James Pennell jpennell

  • Electronic Arts
  • Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Block or report user

Report or block jpennell

Hide content and notifications from this user.

Learn more about blocking users

Contact Support about this user’s behavior.

Learn more about reporting abuse

Report abuse
View GitHub Profile
@jpennell
jpennell / Homebrew install specific version
Created Dec 1, 2012 — forked from gcatlin/gist:1847248
Install specific version of Homebrew formula
View Homebrew install specific version
brew update
brew versions FORMULA
cd `brew --prefix`
git checkout HASH Library/Formula/FORMULA.rb # use output of "brew versions"
brew install FORMULA
brew switch FORMULA VERSION
git checkout -- Library/Formula/FORMULA.rb # reset formula
## Example: Using Subversion 1.6.17
#
@jpennell
jpennell / README.md
Created Sep 8, 2012 — forked from davejamesmiller/ask.sh
General-purpose Yes/No prompt function ("ask") [Bash]
View README.md

This is a general-purpose function to ask Yes/No questions in Bash, either with or without a default answer. It keeps repeating the question until it gets a valid answer.

You can’t perform that action at this time.