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is python accepted in the mac app store?

I know Objective-C is the recommended language for mac app store apps. What if I would like to write a mac app with python? Will my app be rejected when published?
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Running (Perl's) CPAN in OS X: error “Can't open perl script –MCPAN”

All the instructions I can find for running CPAN on Mac OS X (eg. 1, 2 & 3) say to start by running this command in terminal: sudo perl –MCPAN –e shell However when I do so I get this error: ...
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Browse website developed in BootCamp via OS X/Safari

If I develop a website in BootCamp under something like http://localhost:3458 can I browse that web site from within OS X? I was thinking maybe using Parallels/Virtual Box to point to the BootCamp ...
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MacBook Pro 13" Retina 2015 for development [on hold]

I'm buying new laptop for approximately 1500 € (or $, doesn't matter). I have already looked at other laptops then MBP, but I don't think I will buy one because of the problems I experienced in recent ...
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Import .qtz screensaver to Apple TV?

I made a fancy screen saver using quartz-composer on my Macbook Pro (Yosemite). It's saved as Spectrum Particles.qtz, and I'm wondering how I can import this Quartz screensaver onto my Apple TV. It's ...
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Where do I get Apple CNA (Captive Network Assistant) documentation?

I don't manage to get the docs or specs for Apple CNA. NB: I'm looking for it by developing a wifi hotspot. Behaviour is a bit different between iOS & OSX and such a doc begins to be very ...
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Close Boot2docker terminal window without killing it

I use the Boot2docker application to initialize a virtualbox development environment. I have to leave this window open or it dies. Is there any way I can close the terminal window and have it ...
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Itunes Connect: Where in the submitting process of an app can one control what name appears on the app's App Store page?

In this example , I see one "Agar.io By Miniclip.com" in the first and second lines. I also see "Seller: Miniclip SA" in the information box. My question is, as an aspiring iOS App ...
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Provisioning profiles invalid. Can I develop without requiring an iPhone?

I'm just trying to get my app distributed. I create provisioning profiles on the developer store but when I try to install them they just become invalid to Xcode. That feels like such a dumb question ...
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To list all search results in Hex Fiend?

The viewer Hex Fiend nicely shows searches here. However, I want to be able to list all search results such that I can analyze how the search result changes. In the manual, it says that Hex Fiend can ...
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Keybinding for Curly and Square Brackets i PHPStorm

I just got a MacBook Pro from work an am supposed to write code on it. I've been programming on Linux and Windows Systems for quite a while now and find the keybindings for symbols mostly used in ...
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View ASP.NET website developed on a VM in safari on Mac

For school I need to make some assignments in ASP.NET on windows. I Have a MBPR with OS X 10.10 and Windows 8.1 (VMWare) running on it. When I run my project in visual studio, google chrome is opened ...
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Can't load iTunes connect page in web browser

Anyone else having this issue? I can't get iTunes connect to load. I enter my user name and password and it changes page but then just gets stuck and is a blank white screen. Have tried refreshing it. ...
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App in “Waiting for Review” and changing Automatically release this version

my app is still in "Waiting for review". I want to change Automatically release this version to Manually release this version. Will this affect my waiting time i.e reset me to the back of the queue or ...
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iOS App Development choice in Certificates greyed out

I am new to iOS App Development and my account type is individual. I already created 2 apps with valid dev certificates(unexpired as they are still new created this April) but when I create a 3rd app ...
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Can I list donors' names in my app to thank them for donations made externally?

Will my app pass Apple's review process if I list the names of donors in my app? I don't have any link to donate in the app, and there is no way for users of my app to donate in the app. All ...
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iPhone app upgrade or adoption - rate/stats

I'm looking for some stats on iPhone app upgrade/adoptions. For example: 30% of install base upgrades near launch 40% of install base upgrades after 1st week 60% of install base upgrades after 1st ...
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Why is Java SE 6 Legacy required to open Intellij?

I currently deleted Apple Legacy Java SE6 on my macbook because I've already downloaded JRE8 on my machine and I think I no longer need the older version. After I deleted it, every time I opened ...
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Enable AdHoc or Release build for Safari remote debugging?

Is there any way to enable the CI/development build of our iPad app, used by our QA team and non-iOS developers, to have Safari web inspector / remote debugging support (the app is mainly a UIWebView) ...
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Can iBeacon range/region monitoring trigger “dynamic”/data-based notification?

I've looked everywhere (and am a Java/web developer so can't try testing in Xcode myself) but don't know the answer to; Can an iBeacon range and/or region event (for an iOS app that is not running ...
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safari iPad: disable ipad cache while its connected to mac?

i read online recently that there is a way to disable safari's cache on the iPad using the mac's safari developers tools as long as the iPad is connected via usb. I can't find the article i was ...
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Create a local MS SQL Database on OSX Yosemite

I need to do some tests on a MS SQL (not MySQL) database. But without the burden of having to open a hosting account, create a remote database, connect to it, and remotely insert a million records. I ...
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Looking for a tutorial on how to make an OS X Notification Center Widget?

I've never programmed with Xcode/Swift/anything OS X related before, but would like to learn how to make a (hopefully) simple notification center widget that runs a terminal command/AppleScript on ...
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How to find lost terminal sessions

I use Terminal for web development, and typically have various tabs open, some of which are divided into multiple session (via tmux). After a while, I'll accidentally hit command-W and kill one of ...
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Q. Is it possible to stream music from one iPhone to another, merging libraries?

I'm currently researching for my dissertation, and was wondering: Is it possible for an app to allow, say 2 people, to merge their music libraries via wi-fi or bluetooth temporarlliy? For example, ...
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Icon-Creation Software? [duplicate]

What software is commonly used by developers to create '.icns' files for display by OS X applications? Can such software be used to derive new icons from existing ones?
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How does App Store Review Guidelines section 11.13 work?

I work on an iOS app for a company that sells educational courses, to access the app you need an account and paid subscription on the website. Apple have recently rejected our application (out of the ...
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Hide toggle Apple bug reporter?

While checking out my bugs in Radar on my iPhone, I discovered a "hide" toggle that appears when you hit the arrow at the bottom right if the screen. It is set to hide by default - what is it? How ...
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Is the internal calendar or clock something an app is allowed to change?

In iOS 7/8 is it "allowed" for an app to change the internal clock? I want to write an app that would automate th process of going to settings>general>date & time then turning off "automatically ...
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Is it possible to “shut off” battery charging in OSX [duplicate]

Is it possible to "shut off" battery charging in OSX with an application rather then physically. Could this be done with AppleScript (I doubt it) or will need to be obj-c cocoa application? ...
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OS X installer guidelines

At first, please forgive discussed rather question type. I need to build opensource software installer for OS X but I am not familiar with OS X conventions. Mentioned opensource software is complex ...
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How to identify if an app is installed on iPhone from Windows PC? [closed]

I am trying to identify programatically from computer if a particular app is installed in my iphone, once the iphone is connected to the computer( Windows OS). How to proceed with this?
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Syntax highlighting in emails?

I'd like Mail to pick up on syntax I'm copying mostly from an app that does highlight syntax, but it doesn't seem to apply any sort of "formatting" to the text itself on pasting (e.g. color, font, ...
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iOS Application development Certification [duplicate]

As we all know about the Microsoft Certified Professional Programs. I need to ask is there any institute offering online certification for iOS Professional Developer. I have visited Standford ...
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GCC 4.7 (via brew) keeps including from “/usr/include/c++/4.2.1”

This one is driving me crazy: I need to use lot of stuff which simply does not compile with the standard clang/llvm compilers which come with Xcode 5 (on Mac OS X 10.8), so I decided to install gcc47 ...
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Can an iOS app that records audio also use Bluetooth speakers

Or is this an OS limitation? A developer recently told me that his app couldn't use bluetooth speakers because it also allows use of the microphone. Is this true? And if so, can someone explain the ...
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New Web Inspector for Safari?

If you visit this page, it seems there's a new version of Web Inspector for Safari. (screenshot) How can I access that?
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How can I permanently suppress the firewall access prompt while developing a server program

I have a server process that I am developing that opens listening TCP sockets. Each time that happens, the firewall opens a dialog with the text "Do you want the application “server” to accept ...
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Developers from which countries can sell their apps in the Apple store?

I'm a peruvian programmer and I'm interested in selling applications on the Apple Store, but I can't find which countries are accepted to receive payments from the Apple Store, can anyone help me?
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Is there an equivalent to the Windows 7 Problem Steps Recorder on MacOSX?

Is there an equivalent to the Windows 7 Problem Steps Recorder on Mac OSX and or iOS?
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Which MacBook Pro configuration is best suitable for Iphone/Ipad App development? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are good specs for a MacBook to develop on iOS with? I'm planning to buy a MacBook Pro and get into devlopment. But I'd like which is the best configuration I ...
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system won't play mp3s anymore

I was writing programs using https://github.com/Marak/play.js/blob/master/lib/play.js after running it a few times my system no longer plays mp3s either on the command line or vlc, other sound works ...
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How to tell PackageMaker to Execute a bash script after installation

I'm creating a new Installer using PackageMaker. I need to run a bash script after the installation is complete. In the "Contents" column I have a folder, which is the folder I want to be installed ...
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iOS Xcode development on MacBook Air 2015 [closed]

I am deciding to get a 2015 MacBook Air for iOS development, and was wondering how well my specs on the custom macbook I am ordering. I am getting the 13 inch 2015 MacBook Air 8 GB RAM 1.6 gigahertz ...
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Learning iOS development on VM machine running Mac OS X

I'm wondering if it's fine to start learning iOS development on VM machine running OS X until I get a Mac computer, will I face any real differences when I start developing on Mac computer?
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gcc vs. llvm, compiling c++ code, migrating from linux [closed]

i'm migrating from linux machine to mac os x. I was used to write c++ application (for opengl and opencv application mainly) using vim as editor. Now, i have installed XCode on a new 10.8 mac os x ...
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Which iPad/OS X apps can be used to create music for a game?

Surprisingly many music applications are being available for iOS and (maybe) OS X. Are there ones that can be in fact used for game creation? I'm looking to create in-background music, and maybe ...
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C# SetAttribute Value to ElementID isn't working? [closed]

webBrowser1.Document.GetElementById("firstName").SetAttribute("value", firstName); webBrowser1.Document.GetElementById("lastName").SetAttribute("value", lastName); ...
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Ways for developing an in house app (just for members of an enterprise) [closed]

I wanna develop a private app for just some members of a small enterprise. Can somebody give me an hint for further readings in this topic?
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Why am I unable to log-in to Apple sites with my Mac mini?

A friend just got a used Mac Mini with Snow Leopard and is having an unusual log-in issue. The problem is that he cannot log-in to ANY Apple site with that machine. He cannot log-in to ...