Back to the LibrarianIssues page

How to set up Mac OS-X for development

Installing the XCode tools

Locate the XCode development tools using the Finder : Applications->Installers->XCode Tools, then simply double-click on the installer metapackage "Developer.mpkg". The installation will start as usual.

Remote desktop

A nice utility to connect to other Macs in case you need to share a desktop (e.g., for debugging). Available from the CERN Mac server, otherwise buy it from Apple (



Installing the fink commander

Using the fink commander to install a package

Recommended tools to be installed via Fink



-- Main.pfeiffer - 11 Dec 2004

Edit | Attach | Watch | Print version | History: r2 < r1 | Backlinks | Raw View | WYSIWYG | More topic actions
Topic revision: r2 - 2004-12-11 - AndreasPfeiffer
    • Cern Search Icon Cern Search
    • TWiki Search Icon TWiki Search
    • Google Search Icon Google Search

    SPI All webs login

This site is powered by the TWiki collaboration platform Powered by PerlCopyright & 2008-2020 by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding TWiki? Send feedback