[Gtkradiant] OSX (was Re: radiant-1.3.13-2)

Timothee Besset gtkradiant@zerowing.idsoftware.com
Sun, 18 Jan 2004 15:16:53 -0600

Hey. For anything related to OSX, please see:
That last paragraph there. Sorry but I can't help you .. way too busy. 
Maybe devs on the GtkR lists will.



Manuel Latorre wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm in need of help for the installation process of gtkradiant on a 
> macintosh, as described at :
> http://www.qeradiant.com/wikifaq/index.php?Installation%20on%20OSX
> My issue is about getting gtkradiant on MacOSx (10.2.8).
> To do it I had to install X11 implementation to macOSX jaguar (wich 
> I've completed), then
> install Finch (completed too) and then ask "Finch" to "switch to unstable
> distribution" (how can this be done, what menu, is it using 
> FinchCommander?),
>  and last make finch download gtk automatically by typing "finch 
> install radiant" (again, how am I
> supposed to enter this line? Is it with terminal application, launched 
> from within FinchCommander?).
> Also, when dubble clicking on the file "radiant" wich is one the 
> numerous files on the main window of
> FinchCommander (don't know how it went there), finch opens a warning 
> window saying he cannot
> open file "radiant-1.3.13-2.info" and show the path to it, and so I 
> can see that it isn't the real path to the file.
> I know where the file must be, cause it's part of the install process 
> as told on Wiki's faq's link above.
> I put it manually here (although, I had to unprotect the last folder 
> to create the "game" folder and put
> "radiant -1.3.13-2.info" in there : 
> sw/fink/dists/local/main/finkinfo/games.
> I suppose it has to do with the above mentioned "switch to unsable 
> distribution" wich I don't have any idea
> how to do, exepted that I saw on FinchCommander's preferences some 
> reference to unstable things...
> Thanks for your help.
> -- 
> Package manager version: 0.16.2
> Distribution version: 0.6.2
> Mac OS X version: 10.2.8
> Developer Tools not installed
> Feedback Courtesy of FinkCommander