All Mac owners...

Henrik Brautaset Aronsen subsurface at
Thu Oct 4 02:47:14 PDT 2012

Den 04.10.12 11:29, skrev Dirk Hohndel:
> Can you draft a README file that we should add which tells users about
> the other oddities of using Subsurface on the Mac (like the fact that
> sometimes you have to move the mouse before Gtk will render a dialog
> box... I'm sure there are more that I just don't see as I am mostly a
> Linux person)?

Sure!  (patch attached)

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From: Henrik Brautaset Aronsen <subsurface at>
Date: Thu, 4 Oct 2012 11:46:03 +0200
Subject: [PATCH] Add readme file for MacOSX package

There are a couple of gothas on MacOSX involving GateKeeper on
Mountain Lion, and dialogues that sometimes doesn't pop up.  This
file explains that.  The file should be included in the DMG, but that's
for a different commit.

Signed-off-by: Henrik Brautaset Aronsen <subsurface at>
 packaging/macosx/Read me first.txt | 19 +++++++++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 19 insertions(+)
 create mode 100644 packaging/macosx/Read me first.txt

diff --git a/packaging/macosx/Read me first.txt b/packaging/macosx/Read me first.txt
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..f23398f
--- /dev/null
+++ b/packaging/macosx/Read me first.txt	
@@ -0,0 +1,19 @@
+Security Preferences
+If you get "Subsurface can't be opened because it is from an unidentified
+developer" or "Subsurface can't be opened because it was not downloaded
+from the Mac App Store.", you need to change your security preferences.
+Go to System Preferences » Security & Privacy » General and set
+Allow applications downloaded from » Anywhere
+Missing dialogues
+There's a bug that sometimes prevents dialogues from popping up.  The 
+workaround for this is to move the mouse pointer.

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