[Vm-dev] Re: [squeak-dev] Mac VM build (was: [ANN] FunZqueak 4.6 alpha for try)

David T. Lewis lewis at mail.msen.com
Tue Sep 16 17:50:22 UTC 2014

Great! Thank you again.

vm-dev: Please disregard my request for an xcodeproj file.


> Oh my fault!, the files are in trunk, in platforms/Mac\ OS/vm/Developer,
> so I start now.
> On 16/09/2014, at 06:40, David T. Lewis <lewis at mail.msen.com> wrote:
>> Looking for xcodeproj for Squeak 4.2.5beta1U Mac VM, see below:
>> On Mon, Sep 15, 2014 at 02:51:34PM -0500, Javier Diaz-Reinoso wrote:
>>> On 14/09/2014, at 16:43, David T. Lewis <lewis at mail.msen.com> wrote:
>>>> On Sun, Sep 14, 2014 at 12:43:51PM -0500, Javier Diaz-Reinoso wrote:
>>>>> On 13/09/2014, at 13:34, David T. Lewis <lewis at mail.msen.com> wrote:
>>>>>> ...
>>>>>> Of course it does work with the interpreter VM also. But some people
>>>>>> (including Edgar) have older Macs, and they are stuck with using a
>>>>>> very
>>>>>> outdated VM on those machines. If anyone with good working knowledge
>>>>>> of
>>>>>> Mac development would like to build an updated Mac interpreter VM,
>>>>>> it
>>>>>> would be much appreciated. It's not something that I know how to do,
>>>>>> but
>>>>>> I'm sure someone must have the skills and experience to be able to
>>>>>> do
>>>>>> this.
>>>>>> Dave
>>>>> In this moment I have an old mac mini ppc loaded with Xcode 3.1.4 who
>>>>> is the last version that works on PPC, so I can try to generate an 32
>>>>> bit
>>>>> fat binary (ppc/x86) if you can point me to the last svn.
>>>> Javier,
>>>> Thank you! I am cc'ing the vm-dev list also.
>>>> The most up to date SVN is here:
>>>> svn co http://squeakvm.org/svn/squeak/trunk/platforms
>>>> svn co http://squeakvm.org/svn/squeak/trunk/src
>>>> The trunk/platforms tree will give you the platforms sources for all
>>>> platforms. If you want just the Mac OS parts, it would be:
>>>> svn co http://squeakvm.org/svn/squeak/trunk/platforms/Cross
>>>> svn co http://squeakvm.org/svn/squeak/trunk/platforms/Mac\ OS
>>>> The trunk/src tree contains sources generated from a VMMaker image
>>>> to match the platforms sources in trunk/platforms. You may prefer to
>>>> generate these yourself, but the most recent sources in trunk/src
>>>> will match the most recent sources in trunk/platforms, and I expect
>>>> that they should work for you, even though I have tested them only
>>>> on Unix (Linux), not Mac OS with Xcode.
>>>> The directory structure in trunk/src will probably not match the
>>>> organization of the Xcode project, so you may need to copy files or
>>>> reorganize them for Xcode.
>>>> The Mac OS VM has support for some things (plugins?) that may not
>>>> be present in the trunk/src files. If so I will do my best to help
>>>> you find them, or perhaps you will be able to use the original code
>>>> from the last Mac OS build.
>>> The problem is the trunk version don't have the resources directory and
>>> the SqueakVMForCarbon.xcodeproj (someone delete this files), the
>>> resource directory can be recreated, but recreating the xcodeproj is a
>>> ugly work.
>>> So what I need to proceed is a copy of the files of Squeak 4.2.5beta1U
>>> (or at least from a older version of 4.2) who include the
>>> resource/xcodeproj.
>> Javier,
>> The 42.5beta1U release is at
>> http://squeakvm.org/mac/release/Squeak%204.2.5beta1U.zip
>> but this does not include the resource/xcodeproj file.
>> I am CC'ing the vm-dev list in hopes that someone on the list has a copy
>> of the development files.
>> vm-dev: Does anyone have, or know how to get, a copy of the Mac xcode
>> project
>> that was used to build the 4.5beta1U Mac VM? Thanks!
>> Dave

More information about the Vm-dev mailing list