Fun with MacOS (NOT) [was Re: Announceing subsurface 1.2]

Dirk Hohndel dirk at
Sat Dec 10 06:43:27 PST 2011

Henrik Brautaset Aronsen <subsurface at> wrote:

>On 10.12.11 15:29, Dirk Hohndel wrote:
>> That assumes that we don't try to bundle the libraries and ask people
>to download and install them by themselves. Which we aren't doing on
>Windows. Most Mac people won't have gtk and libusb installed. So just
>shipping the .app will give them a very disappointing experience.
>Isn't it possible to statically link GTK and libusb into the binary? 
>provide the libraries somewhere in the .app?

I failed to get it to link statically. Can you try to figure that out?
Having them in the .app is ugly as hell...


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