Yeah, homebrew has some magic for dealing with Apache mirrors:

$ ack 'closer\.cgi' /usr/local/Library/Homebrew 
574:  when %r[^] then CurlApacheMirrorDownloadStrategy


On Thu, Feb 2, 2012 at 8:45 PM, James Peach <> wrote:
On 29/01/2012, at 10:47 AM, Marc Abramowitz wrote:

> Just a quick note that my pull request to add a Homebrew formula for Traffic Server 3.0.2 was just accepted.
> So there's another easy way for folks on OS X to give Traffic Server a spin.


When I download, I don't get the tarball, I get the mirror listing web page. Does Homebrew do anything special do get the tarball, or did something on the website change?


> Marc