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QGIS install on OSX with homebrew: "You have other linked versions!"

I had the same problem and figured it out. You did brew tap osgeo/osgeo4mac before and thereby expanded your brew with the osgeo-tap. The repository documentation mentions they are currently 'renaming'...
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R in QGIS Processing without installing GRASS

In Processing options (alt+ cmd+ c), in GRASS GIS 7 commands deselect Activate button and delete path in GRASS7 folder slot. Do the same with GRASS commands. I did it to work with R and works. But if ...
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Installing GDAL on MacOSX?

As @Deo_Leung reported, the OSGeo Github is your friend. But it is even easier: brew tap osgeo/osgeo4mac #brew search gdal (if you want to see the various available versions) brew install gdal2 ...
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Installing QGIS using Homebrew

Mac OS X is an Unix system where the paths and the links are very important and you are mixing two things (look at QGIS on Mavericks, Error Updating Gdal with Homebrew or QGIS python location problem, ...
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Install QGIS3 with ecw support with Homebrew

After some further work, I've found a solution. I've written it up here if anyone else ever finds themselves struggling: How to add .ecw reading capability to QGIS3 on MacOS
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Upgrading PostgreSQL with broken PostGIS installation ("$libdir/postgis-2.3" error)?

After a whole day of trial & error, I found one possible solution. The PostGIS website describes the hard upgrade path, which boils down to the following steps: Dump the entire database ...
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using GDAL installed using homebrew from python on OSX

If you are already working with conda a better option would be to install GDAL 2.1 though conda rather than trying to install via homebrew and use this version with conda (which is likely to cause ...
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FileGDB write support for GDAL/OGR in macOS

I think I solved my own problem. So its because gdal and filegdb has different version (v3.0.1 vs v2.4.1) and not symlink correctly to /usr/local/lib/gdalplugins/3.0 What I did, change line 4 in ...
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Python: cfitsio library not loaded when importing OSGeo library or using GDAL on Mac

If you use the GDAL KingChaos version 2.4, you have not read the ReadMe.rtf file. Python components now require Python 3.6 from python.org, make sure that the default install is used, or at least ...
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Install GDAL on MacOS via Homebrew with Oracle support?

Have you tried osgeo4mac? brew tap osgeo/osgeo4mac brew install osgeo/osgeo4mac/gdal1-oracle #or for GDAL 2x brew install osgeo/osgeo4mac/gdal2-oracle More info on taps is available in the homebrew ...
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Install legacy versions of GDAL with Homebrew

I found a way by using brew edit and modifying the GDAL formula to match and old one from the git repository. Make sure you set the default text editor: echo "export EDITOR=\"/Applications/TextEdit....
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Upgrading PostgreSQL with broken PostGIS installation ("$libdir/postgis-2.3" error)?

I covered this issue in this article. http://www.bostongis.com/blog/index.php?/archives/268-Using-pg_upgrade-to-upgrade-PostGIS-without-installing-an-older-version-of-PostGIS.html In a nutshell, ...
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Installing GDAL on MacOSX?

see OSGeo github for full detail in short, as @Density commented(though his link has some wired characters): brew install https://raw.githubusercontent.com/OSGeo/homebrew-osgeo4mac/master/Formula/...
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How to install postgis extension using an existent version on postgresql on OSX 10.9.4

I was able to install PostGIS on OSX an old Postgres version without upgrading or manual compilation using Pex: git clone git://github.com/petere/pex.git cd pex sudo make install pex init pex install ...
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