Opened 6 years ago

Closed 11 months ago

#3470 closed bug (fixed)

OSX installer should give an informative error message when XCode is missing

Reported by: GregoryCollins Owned by:
Priority: lowest Milestone: 7.10.1
Component: Build System Version: 6.10.4
Keywords: Cc:
Operating System: MacOS X Architecture: x86
Type of failure: None/Unknown Test Case:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Related Tickets: Differential Revisions:

Description

A bug was reported on the haskell-platform trac about this: when Xcode is not installed, the OSX installer shows a blank screen with a greyed-out "Install" button. An informative message should be displayed instead.

More details (incl. screenshots) here:

http://trac.haskell.org/haskell-platform/ticket/67

Change History (10)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by igloo

  • difficulty set to Unknown
  • Milestone set to 6.12 branch

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone changed from 6.12 branch to 6.12.3

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone changed from 6.12.3 to 6.14.1
  • Priority changed from normal to low

comment:4 Changed 5 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone changed from 7.0.1 to 7.0.2

comment:5 Changed 4 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone changed from 7.0.2 to 7.2.1

comment:6 Changed 4 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone changed from 7.2.1 to 7.4.1

comment:7 Changed 4 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone changed from 7.4.1 to 7.6.1
  • Priority changed from low to lowest

comment:8 Changed 3 years ago by igloo

  • Milestone changed from 7.6.1 to 7.6.2

comment:9 Changed 14 months ago by thoughtpolice

  • Milestone changed from 7.6.2 to 7.10.1

Moving to 7.10.1.

comment:10 Changed 11 months ago by thomie

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Type of failure set to None/Unknown

This was fixed in 353c15e16dbb98e5efcdb10558837c4303df9344 (2011).

Os X: With Xcode 4, check for gcc-4.2 also in the setup for binary distributions
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