AW: How to make an app accessible for all users on Mac?
phil at liverpool.ac.uk
Fri Apr 17 05:39:57 EDT 2009
can you have a look at the console application (in your applications/
utilities folder) - and check for all messages or console messages to
see if there's any information about why your rev app didn't start up?
It might give a hint about what's happening.
On 17 Apr 2009, at 10:16, Tiemo Hollmann TB wrote:
> Hello Kay,
> that really sounds almost the same as Peters case, but seems not to
> be. I
> run the check and the repair permissions, but my app wasn't even
> I build my standalone on Win, and took it from the network onto my
> where I created a DMG. So no zip is involved.
> But it must be a permission thing, because with my admin user it
> runs fine,
> it just doesn't launches with a standard user, though I now put a
> user as the owner and gave read-write to everyone.
> Any other idea?
>> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
>> Von: use-revolution-bounces at lists.runrev.com [mailto:use-revolution-
>> bounces at lists.runrev.com] Im Auftrag von Kay C Lan
>> Gesendet: Freitag, 17. April 2009 10:22
>> An: How to use Revolution
>> Betreff: Re: AW: How to make an app accessible for all users on Mac?
>> On Fri, Apr 17, 2009 at 3:57 PM, Tiemo Hollmann TB
>> <toolbook at kestner.de>wrote:
>>> Hi Jacqueline,
>>> there was no user "system", so I created it and set it to the
>>> owner of
>>> app. But without result. When starting my app with another standard
>>> the icon zooms for a moment and then nothing happens, no launch.
>>> Any other idea?
>> Have you tried Repairing Permissions?
>> HD/Applications/Utilities/Disk Utility
>> Start it up, select the HD and click the Repair Disk Permissions
>> may take a while (10 min or more depending on how many GB of data
>> you have
>> and how long it's been since it's been run.) After it is finished,
>> the output to see if your application was named as needing repair.
>> If it
>> was, it's probably worth while running the repair again to confirm it
>> doesn't come up again.
>> For reference, this sounds very much like a problem Peter Brigham
>> with his Gutenberg Reader stack back at the end of Feb. If you have
>> facilities to search the List archives I suggest you take a look -
>> Gutenberg Reader. After some 20 posts Sarah Reichalt provided the
>> seems the standalone had been made on Win and turned into a ZIP
>> file, then
>> sent to Macs. This created the odd permissions error. Sarah suggested
>> turning the standalone into a DMG file for Mac users. Once this was
>> solved the permissions errors a few Mac users were experiencing.
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