[Ardour-Users] Problem with app on mac intel

DA. Forsyth steampipe at iwr.ru.ac.za
Thu Sep 4 00:30:56 PDT 2008

On 4 Sep 2008 at 9:14, Paul Davis murmured decisively:

> On Thu, 2008-09-04 at 09:06 +0200, DA. Forsyth wrote:
> > On 3 Sep 2008 at 17:50, Peter O'Doherty murmured decisively:
> > 
> > > Hi,
> > > Up to today ardour was working fine (Mac Native version). However,  
> > > for some reason, it will not open at all today. If I click on the  
> > > app, Ardour atempts to open but fails almost straightaway without  
> > > giviing an error message.
> > 
> > if you start it from a terminal, you will be able to see the error 
> > messages
> its not actually very well known how to start OS X "app bundles" from a
> terminal. it can be done but its certainly not a basic user technique.
> opening Apps->Utilities->Console is much easier.

oh, ok.  I'm not an Mac user so I don't know.  I assumed that since it is 
based on BSD it works like BSD.  on my Fedora box I can just type 'ardour' 
in any terminal and it runs (-:

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