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authorGuy Harris <guy@alum.mit.edu>2011-08-24 22:08:50 +0000
committerGuy Harris <guy@alum.mit.edu>2011-08-24 22:08:50 +0000
commitc6a79c8885eb7db63cfb2f7c1959a68ad885bede (patch)
treefe6a6869d34a39d4626796b73077d557991da411 /README.macos
parent154b424ed314e74ce08944bfca32c0accb4bee80 (diff)
Update the information about getting Xcode, and note that
PKG_CONFIG_PATH must include /usr/X11/lib/pkgconfig (the man page for pkg-config 0.26 seems to indicate that pkg-config searches the directories in PKG_CONFIG_PATH *in addition to* the standard directories, so it *might* be sufficient to set PKG_CONFIG_PATH to /usr/X11/lib/pkgconfig). svn path=/trunk/; revision=38725
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@@ -4,10 +4,15 @@ This file tries to help building Wireshark for Mac OS X (Wireshark does
not work on earlier versions of Mac OS).
You must have the developer tools (called Xcode) installed. Xcode 3 should
-be available on the install DVD. See
+be available on the install DVD; Xcode 4 is available for download from
+developer.apple.com and, for Lion, from the Mac App Store. See
+ http://developer.apple.com/xcode/index.php
for details.
You must have X11 and the X11 developer headers and libraries installed;
@@ -22,7 +27,10 @@ which they depend; it will, by default, also install other libraries
that can be used by Wireshark and TShark. The versions of libraries to
download are specified by variables set early in the script; you can
comment out the settings of optional libraries if you don't want them
-downloaded and installed.
+downloaded and installed. Before running the macosx-setup.sh script,
+and before attempting to build Wireshark, make sure your PKG_CONFIG_PATH
+environment variable's setting includes both /usr/X11/lib/pkgconfig
+and /usr/local/lib/pkgconfig.
After you have installed those libraries: