[Vm-dev] current steps for Mac VM build?
jayh at panix.com
Wed Apr 15 04:12:02 UTC 2009
> Let me review the mac build steps, it's been a few years.
> however in 2007 if you followed them you could build it. I think the
> only change is that vmmaker comes from squeaksource now.
> So give me a few hours.
Great thanks - please no rush of any sort! (In fact probably be a day or
so before I get back to this). Think the biggest mystery (for me) pertains
to which special-change-sets are now needed. Given that, I can try the
most likely image/src version combinations to find what works - again,
I'll be sure to log the whole procedure once I find one that I can
Appreciate the help!
> On 14-Apr-09, at 8:17 PM, Andreas Raab wrote:
>> Jay Hardesty wrote:
>>> Thanks very much for the info. But unfortunately now much more
>>> than before.
>>> I'm deploying on OSX 10.5.6 (intel)
>>> Following the steps Andreas Raab listed (and if he's confused, then
>>> feeling hopeless):
>> Remember that I said it was shorthand so that I would recall what
>> I've done if I ever had to do it again.
>>> - Which "Speech" to download from Squeak-39-alpha (there are several
>>> Speech-* files there)?
>> It doesn't really matter; just pick the newest Monticello version.
>> The point is that you need a pool dictionary that is included in the
>> Speech package before you can attempt to load VMMaker.
>>> - "Load Freetype somehow"? Is this resolved?
>> No. It's a PITA to get this done. Unfortunately I didn't write this
>> up in detail but I *think* what I did was first loading Freetype
>> from Universes and then loading the Freetype-Plugin package from
>> Impara. Or something along those lines. I don't recall.
>> Good luck with it. Please do keep notes as you move along because
>> they'll help us to get better instructions in place.
>> - Andreas
> John M. McIntosh <johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com>
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