Apple ARM binary codesign issue

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Thu Sep 24 03:59:37 UTC 2020

On Sep 22, 2020, at 18:05, Richard L. Hamilton wrote:

> How will additional signing requirements impact MacPorts binary distribution (which is a huge timesaver for installs and updates, if one doesn't have to build most packages oneself)?

As I understand it, it should not affect that at all. Apple documentation says that the automatic ad-hoc codesigning that the linker now does is not specific to the machine that did the linking, so we should be able to distribute ad-hoc codesigned files normally and it should work on user systems.

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