[PD] Pd 0.37.4 app test release for MacOS X

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at eds.org
Fri Aug 20 21:14:49 CEST 2004

On Aug 20, 2004, at 3:05 PM, James Tittle II wrote:

> On Aug 20, 2004, at 12:08 PM, James Tittle II wrote:
>> hey hans!
>> On Aug 20, 2004, at 1:45 AM, Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
>>> Yeah, this is a kludge until we get the AppMain.tcl thing working.  
>>> Did move the Pd.app to your /Applications folder?  What does this 
>>> show you:
>>> ls -l /Applications/Pd.app/Contents/Resources/Pd.term
>> tiggity:~ tigital$ ls -l 
>> /Applications/Pd.app/Contents/Resources/Pd.term
>> ls: /Applications/Pd.app/Contents/Resources/Pd.term: No such file or 
>> directory
>> ...wonder where it went, because I can see it there via finder?  Also 
>> check ls -la on my /Applications directory, and it doesn't even show 
>> Pd.app!  Weird...
> ok, what was i thinking?  One reason the above occurred is because I 
> put the Pd.app in /Applications/pd-0.37-4, so here's the output again:
> tiggity:~ tigital$ ls -l 
> /Applications/pd-0.37-4/Pd.app/Contents/Resources/Pd.term
> -rw-r--r--  1 tigital  admin  2606 13 Aug 20:40 
> /Applications/pd-0.37-4/Pd.app/Contents/Resources/Pd.term
> ...but the app still doesn't work...guess there's a problem with the 
> permissions?  Looks like lotsa read-only ;-)

Because this version is a kludge, it will only work in one location.  
It must be in /Applications, it can't even be in a subdirectory of 
/Applications, like /Applications/pd-0.37-4.  I had to use absolute 
paths.  Yes its a kludge, but its temporary to allow one step in the 
right direction.



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