Mac installers now available

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Dino the Dinosore
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Mac installers now available

Postby Dino the Dinosore » Fri Mar 02, 2018 2:07 am

Installers for Mac users are now available, on http://freeciv.wikia.com/wiki/Install-MacOSX
If you have access to a Mac, please try it out, and report any problems to this thread.

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Re: Mac installers now available

Postby dunnoob » Sat Mar 03, 2018 11:14 am

Dino the Dinosore wrote:Installers for Mac users are now available
Great, hopefully the stuff available on dropbox ends up on freeciv.org later.

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Re: Mac installers now available

Postby peb » Fri Mar 23, 2018 8:04 pm

Hello,
I have download the Mac installer 2.6, but it doesn't work on my Mac (10.12.2)
I get the following message:

Dyld Error Message:
Library not loaded: /usr/local/Cellar/libvorbis/1.3.5_1/lib/libvorbis.0.dylib
Referenced from: /usr/local/opt/libvorbis/lib/libvorbisfile.3.dylib
Reason: image not found


Could you tell me if there is something missing on my Mac that I need to setup up beforehand (X11?), or is the issue coming from the Installer?

Thank you for your work and your help!

PE

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Re: Mac installers now available

Postby Dino the Dinosore » Wed Mar 28, 2018 2:36 am

I have found the problem, and there are now fixed versions of the installers. You need to delete the folder
/usr/local/opt/libvorbis from your Mac, and re-run the new installer. You will need to use the Mac's Terminal app to delete that folder, and you may need to mess with permissions. If you don't know Unix and need more detailed help then send me a message.

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Re: Mac installers now available

Postby Dino the Dinosore » Thu Apr 05, 2018 4:45 am

Arg - another fix was required, there are now new versions of the installers. You need to delete the folder
/usr/local/opt/ and re-run the new installer.

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Re: Mac installers now available

Postby Dino the Dinosore » Thu May 31, 2018 2:15 am

I have now confirmed that the installer over-writes things when installing over a previous installation, as I hoped it would. So if you're re-installing, disregard my previous comments about deleting things.
Newest version of the 2.6.0b2 install now also includes a bonus option of a new ruleset I've been playing with.