Native Quartz version of gnucash

Olaf Foellinger olaf at
Tue May 19 23:10:51 PDT 2009


* cory steers <madsteer at> [20.05.09 06:43]wrote:

>    A little background:  I installed 10.5.7 the other day and it
>    completely broke my gnucash setup.  X11 is now REALLY slow to start,
>    and it doesn't start an xterm window automatically anymore.  Also, the
>    gnucash I had from fink stopped working, and I was unable to get it
>    going.  I noticed that I could get a native Quartz version of gnucash
>    as outlined here:
>    [1]
>    _install_the_native_Quartz_version_of_GnuCash so I decided to give
>    macports a try.
>    Can anyone on this mailing list confirm success with this (since the
>    link is to a gnucash site not macports site)?  Below is a log of my
>    trying to install it, and it failing with goffice.  Here's a snapshot
>    of my variants.conf file:

yes I can confirm it's possible. I've done it once using this variant
and it worked. Unfortunately it didn't work when I've tried it last time
so for now I'm stuck with the X11 variant.

Gruß Olaf

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