[izpack-users] Mac apps in installer

Miraodb miraodb at hotmail.com
Wed Feb 22 10:18:33 CET 2006


this is surely due to permissions issue.
Try to use the executable element to make the file an executable instead of
a simple raw file.
On some OS it might change something.
On unix for example i recall you have to use this and even set permissions
with chmod sometimes...

Hope it helps,
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Vincent Neyt" <vn003 at telenet.be>
To: <izpack-users at lists.berlios.de>
Sent: Wednesday, February 22, 2006 10:02 AM
Subject: [izpack-users] Mac apps in installer

> Hi all,
> i'm having trouble with including Mac apps in the great IzPack installer
software. When i include an app inside the install.xml like so:
> <file src="Platypus.app" targetdir="$INSTALL_PATH"/>
> the app will not run when I run the install.jar and install the stuff
somewhere on my hard disk. I've tried various apps, and it's always the same
> on my Mac Os 10.3.9, doubleclicking the app will cause it to jump to the
dock, and then vanish immediately (it won't start up, in short :-).
> Am I doing anything wrong, or missing a tag in my install.xml file?
> thanks in advance for the help,
> Vincent Neyt
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