After Build, App is not opening (MAC only)

Jul 24, 2011 at 12:38am

After Build, App is not opening (MAC only)

Hi all,

after creating a simple app (only showing a comment and a panel) I cannot open this app on the machine with the following specs:
Snow 10.6.3
MacPro4,1
Quad-Core Intel Xeon
2,66 GHz
Cores: 4
Ram: 3 GB
Please download the program from here:

http://www.tryek.de/content/mmx_test_franke.zip

I built the app on a MacBookPro, Snow 10.6.7, 2.5 GHz, Intel Core 2 Duo, Ram 4 gb
Max 5.1.8

The console is giving me the message:
com.apple.lauchd.peruser starting child process com.cycling74.com.com.Max.mmx_test_franke.appRuntime Result: Permission denied.

I already did a change on the App with Apple+I and changed the rights to RW to everyone, recursivly

Can anybody reproduce this?

Thanks in advance
Johannes

#58162
Jul 24, 2011 at 9:44am

Nice program! It works for me (well, I can see a “A TEST” message and a dark green panel).

A couple of years ago, building an .app on another partition than the boot one created an unusable application (cause by a permission problem, just like you – the solution was to apply some chmod u+x thru the Terminal on the runtime stuff).

Since then I always build my .apps on the desktop and move them afterwards although I had the feeling this bug was corrected.

p

#208862
Jul 24, 2011 at 7:09pm

Hi,

thanks for trying. Yes the program looks like that.
As I mentioned, I changed the permissions, but I will check again.

Thanks

#208863
Jul 24, 2011 at 7:16pm

You need to make sure the executable bit is set, not the RW, which is something that can’t be done thru OSX’ info panel. You need to do that in a shell with chmod.

#208864
Jul 24, 2011 at 7:27pm

yes, I try chmod -R 777 bla.app
thanks!

#208865
Jul 25, 2011 at 7:57am

Hi
finally I got a crash report thanks to the recommended changes
can anyone interpret the info?

Thanks again

Attachments:
  1. report.rtf
#208866
Jul 25, 2011 at 6:44pm

It seems to me that is a frameworks issue,
try to reinstall maxmsp and recompile your app.
( do a backkup first of maxmsp folders and files)

#208867
Jul 25, 2011 at 11:59pm

Hi balam,
thanks for your advice, I will try so.

Probably your comment is based on an interpretation of the crashreport.
Would you be so kind and give me a hint how you got to this conclusion?

Saludos
Johannes

#208868
Aug 11, 2011 at 5:01pm

Hi all,

does anybody have a Mac Pro Quad and may try the test app
http://www.tryek.de/content/mmx_test_franke.zip
for me?
It looks like built apps on dual core with Max 5.1.8 are not running on Quads…

Thanks for your help
Best
Johannes

#208869

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