Apple ARM binary codesign issue

Michael Dickens michaelld at
Fri Sep 25 14:55:24 UTC 2020

Also: many build scripts call /usr/bin/strip directly or xcrun strip ... so that would bypass our MP efforts ... we'd have to patch up all of those ports to coerce them into running the MP strip ... that seems like a lot of work! Maybe there's a way around that? I'm not thinking of it off the top of my head. - MLD

On Fri, Sep 25, 2020, at 10:52 AM, Michael Dickens wrote:
> Can't do both "exec" and then other stuff. If we remove the "exec" and 
> then add in the codesign ... maybe ... I'll test that once I get this 
> version working.
> Yes: We need to fix cctools to install "install_name_tool" ... not sure 
> why it's not there.
> On Fri, Sep 25, 2020, at 10:46 AM, Ken Cunningham wrote:
> > Would it not be easier to add that codesign line in the existing script 
> > that the cctools port writes to wrap those tools for the +xcode variant 
> > of cctools, perhaps?
> > 
> > (well, NB cctools is not presently wrapping install_name_tool for the 
> > +xcode variant, but that looks like an oversight trivially fixed).
> > 
> > K

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