OS X package for

Cameron Macdonell cam at cs.ualberta.ca
Sat Feb 21 16:40:39 UTC 2009

Orville Bennett wrote:
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> On Feb 21, 2009, at 2:04 AM, Mark Kretschmann wrote:
>> On Sat, Feb 21, 2009 at 12:06 AM, Leo Franchi<lfranchi at kde.org>
>> wrote:
>>> On 20 Feb 2009, at 23:03, Christie Harris wrote:
>>>> I know these things take time... but I'm really missing Amarok at
>>>> the
>>>> moment! Latest package I can find is beta1, and this is way old.
>>>> Is there a more recent .dmg somewhere that I can't seem to find?
>>> Sadly,  no. Orville is about to investigate using CPack for package
>>> generation on OS X, so until that experiment is done with, i don't
>>> think we'll be seeing any mac packages.
>> Which makes me think: Couldn't we try to drum up a bigger team of OSX
>> enthusiasts for packaging and such? Maybe some promotion (blogging,
>> etc) could do the trick. Same for Windows...
> Making it work well on those platforms first would be a prerequisite
> for this.
> So fix my one track playback bug already! :-)
>> What about this mailing list: Anyone interested here? :)
> And if there is anyone interested, I'm available (after work some
> days) to help you get things up and running.
> Don't worry about what Leo said about the masochist thing. You learn
> to love the pain :-D


I would fall into the category of a "mac enthusiast" and would be happy 
to help out since I find amarok to be great.

Disclaimer: I've never packaged a Mac OS app before, so it may be slow 
going to start but with Orville's help I'll try to contribute however I 
can :)


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