Difference between revisions of "Mac Sierra 10.12 Disable App Translocation"

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''Problem:''
* You start the Stage Designer, and a warning appears that a certain folder could not be created due to a read-only filesystem
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* You start Stage Designer, and a warning appears that a certain folder could not be created due to a read-only filesystem path
  
  
 
''Background:''
 
''Background:''
* Under OSX Sierra, Gatekeeper dislocates unsigned appilcations to random paths
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* Under OSX Sierra, Gatekeeper dislocates unsigned applications to random paths of start
  
 
[[File:Sierra App Translocation Error.png|600px]]
 
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** Type <code>sudo spctl --master-disable</code>
 
** Type <code>sudo spctl --master-disable</code>
 
** Reinstall Stage Designer
 
** Reinstall Stage Designer
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** This may affect your security settings
  
  

Revision as of 11:05, 21 June 2017

This applies to Mac OS 10.12 and any MXWendler version

Problem:

  • You start Stage Designer, and a warning appears that a certain folder could not be created due to a read-only filesystem path


Background:

  • Under OSX Sierra, Gatekeeper dislocates unsigned applications to random paths of start

Sierra App Translocation Error.png


Solution:

  • Disable Gatekeeper
    • Open Terminal as Administrator
    • Type sudo spctl --master-disable
    • Reinstall Stage Designer
    • This may affect your security settings


Long Term Solution:

  • Switch from OSX to a real operating system


For more information, please see e.g. [1]