This is a tech post for tech people who like to tech out their Macs using Homebrew.
(With apologies to those who have no clue what I’m talking about.)
If you’re trying to do a clean install of Homebrew using the instructions on http://brew.sh,
you’ll probably you might get this error:
curl: (35) Server aborted the SSL handshake
Apparently something is currently broken about accessing GitHub-hosted raw content via https://raw.githubusercontent.com. It’s probably nothing do with your
Here’s an alternate install command that worked for me:
/usr/bin/ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://github.com/Homebrew/install/raw/master/install)"
UPDATE: it’s possible I was experiencing this issue due to intermittent problems with Telstra’s network.