Fix brew "Failure while executing: git pull"


To fix brew "Failure while executing: git pull":

$ sudo chmod -R 777 /usr/local/ $ cd /usr/local/ $ git config core.filemode false $ git stash -u $ git fetch $ git merge origin/master

Possible errors that this fixes:

"Error: Failed to update tap: foo/bar"

"error: Your local changes to the following files would be overwritten by merge:"

"Please, commit your changes or stash them before you can merge."