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What's the relationship between homebrew and xcode command line tools?

Are they the same thing? I was reading the "homebrew-php" github page, and it mentions about xcode and its command line tools. My understanding about homebrew is it is a package manager like npm, ...
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Monitoring directory in finderSync extension failed to work

I have developed a cocoa application with a finderSync extension through which a newly created directory is monitored. Sometimes it works fine but sometimes when I activate the Drive and Dropbox ...
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“Install additional required components” is keep returning in Xcode

So dialog Install additional required components is reappear several times. I didn't notice regular period of time when this question appear but it's keep reappear when I want to launch Xcode. ...
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Why does my Mac with Xcode get so slow? [closed]

When I downloaded/Installed Xcode and worked with it, everything was normal like any other program. But Xcode gets slower and slower over time the more things I write in it. This happens 'only' in ...
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Does anyone have any comparisons between identical Xcode projects on MBP and MBAs (latest models)?

It's the usual story of, 'Can I effectively code/build/simulate iOS apps on a MacBook Air rather than a MacBook Pro?' I'm after actual comparative measurements. The more data the better; compilation ...
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Xcode 6 editor syntax highlighting - bold/italic font not displayed correctly

In Xcode, I have a theme which uses bold and/or italic typeface (mainly in Menlo family) for certain types of tokens. With keywords, there is no problem, keywords are displayed correctly as ...
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IOS development on Mac mini mid 2011

I'm about to dive into iOs programming, which is a whole new area for me. One of my friend said he's gonna sell his mac mini mid 2011 device, which is a little hardware upgraded. My question is, can ...
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XCode Problem - Couldn't load settings from contents.xcplayground

I recently moved a few playground files from my documents folder to iCloud Drive. Then I noticed they all the files have been duplicated and non can be opened. I moved them back to the original ...
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Accept Xcode 7.3 license

I want to install a C/C++ compiler for Matlab R2015b. I am running OSX El Capitan 10.11.3. I installed the newest version of Xcode (Xcode Version 7.3 beta 3). According to MathWorks, Xcode 7.x ...
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C++ linux remote development from xcode

I want to develop C++ application for linux in latest Xcode by connecting to linux machine through SSH. http://ricardo-dias.com/2012/01/08/developing-for-linux-under-os-x-in-xcode/ is the only source ...
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Why is the Xcode 7 download size different with the app store and a .dmg download?

I was recently trying to download Xcode 7 for my MacBook Pro, and I noticed that when I downloaded it as a .dmg file in my browser it said the file size had a size of 4.8 GB, but when I downloaded it ...
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download Xcode 4.6.3 from developer.apple.com/downloads/: 3 tries fail

Trying to download Xcode 4.6.3.dmg from https://developer.apple.com/downloads/ (with my Apple ID) to my iMac running OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.3, I get "failed" 3 times in a row at exactly the same ...
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My Xcode 7.2 Version is not installing

I am trying to download the Xcode 7.2.1 Version, but it just keeps saying installing on my computer, and nothing is happening. What do I do?
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How to compile an app on Xcode without developer account

as you know from Xcode 7 and onwards it's possible to compile an app for your device. Yesterday I tried to compile Kodi on Xcode 7. It says it's possible to compile with Xcode 7 without any ...
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How to publish iOS App to App Store in multiple Brand in xcode?

I have to publish an app for different brands, the same version the only thing that change is the in-app Theme Colors, Launch Icon, Splash screen and in-app menu Brand Logo. I want to have 5 app in ...
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Xcode 7.2 support 3D Touch in Simulator?

I've been out of the country for a while and trying to get caught up with everything. I didn't see it anywhere thought I'd ask here before I went to the dev forums. When I left the simulator didn't ...
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What is the MacOSX.sdk file? Where do I find it?

I am trying to do a build of Cyanogenmod, that outputs the error: Can not find SDK at /Developer/SDKs/MacOSX.sdk However, the /Developer/SDKs directory does not even exist. I know that most of the ...
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App Expose, show XCode project name

Few versions of OSX ago, the project name was shown under the XCode window, when app expose was used... now just the open file name is shown, which totally useless I cannot navigate to my open ...
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Does Xcode require El Capitan to run?

I am planning to buy a Mac Mini and would like to know the minimum requirements to run Xcode 7. I didn't find clear information on this topic.
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How to purge all Xcode temporary data?

Is there a tool or method to purge all unnecessary Xcode temporary data? Xcode seems to be creating files each time you build an app or run it with the simulator. I'm not sure what I can delete ...
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Is there an option to inspect live variable data like in Visual studio? [closed]

When I set break points in Visual Studio, I can inspect variables to see what they are set too: int's, string's, array's, etc.. Is there an option similar in XCode to help with debugging?
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XCode 5.1.1 crashes 10.9.5 Mavericks on Run (Mac project)

The project is a mere C++ command line application - writes a file, nothing fancy. But if I set just one breakpoint this crash happens, and sometimes even without one. Until recently I was using ...
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How to uninstall an app installed in iOS simulator from command line?

I'm looking for a way to uninstall an app from iOS simulator which doesn't require an interaction with the emulator. In fact I'd find more handy to do the equivalent as Android adb uninstall ... ...
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Provisioning Profiles are not being deleted

When I remove the provisioning profiles from my iPhone using XCode 7.2, they always reappear whenever I reconnect my device. This is where I'm viewing and deleting it: (the image is merely ...
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Downloading Xcode Purchase page to try again error

The problem first started while trying to update Xcode, it gets about three quarter through the update and then displays the error 'purchase page to try again'. I updated from Yosemite to El Capitan ...
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Text not showing up in Xcode source editor

I am trying to work on a project in Xcode and for some reason, in all of the source files, the code text down not appear. It is just a blank screen in the "Standard Editor." Yet when run, it runs ...
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XCode problems - freeze and high memory usage

I had a problem with XCode - during debug session on device randomly see freeze and in Activity Monitor I see that XCode uses a lots of memory (over the physical RAM installed in MBP). I'm sending ...
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How do I build and install gcc5 in OS X 10.11 without Xcode?

Obviously installing gcc from source will require a compiler to build it; is it possible to install gcc without Xcode?
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Is the C compiler used in Xcode ANSI-compliant?

I need to build php from source but when I compile php and apache with xcode, Compiler logs some warnings about "deprecated" uses however I use latest tools. So I found out that apache recommends ...
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Problem installing xcode 4.6.2 on OS X 10.8.5

I need to install Xcode 4.6.2 on Mountain Lion 10.8.5. I got the dimg file from developer.apple.com, and ran it to install. This appeared to work, but when I click the icon in Finder, I get a dialog ...
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Xcode 4.6 hangs when loading

I'm new at this. I decided I wanted to build an iPhone app. I installed OS X 10.7.5 and Xcode 4.6.3 on a several-years-old macbook (2 GB memory) I double click on the Xcode icon in the Applications ...
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In which Macbook Xcode run smoothly? [closed]

My primary goal to purchase new Macbook is to develop iPhone, iPad and Mac applications. I want to know in which Macbook xcode will run very smoothly ? I have two selection option Macbook air and ...
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Xcode 7.2 Slow/Hung Find and May Require Force Quit

Using Xcode 7.2 I often encounter difficulties using the Find function. Xcode will frequently become unresponsive (usually before I can type in the search string) for several seconds and a number of ...
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Does anyone use Xcode Playgrounds on a Macbook 2015? [closed]

I'm interested in the MacBook 2015 form factor and wondered if anyone uses Xcode Playgrounds on one and how it handles it in terms of responsiveness, battery drain and screen size. I realise that ...
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How to increment the font size of the Xcode UI?

I googled and saw only how to increment the editor font size (code size). But how do I enlarge the UI font size?
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Why code lines in Xcode 7.2 are cutting some times?

Sometimes, while using Xcode 7.2, when I scrolls up-down or when I select a code block or shrink the if/else block, my screen is seen as following image. Due to this problem, sometimes, I cannot ...
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An error occurred when enrolling for the Apple Developer Program

I have an Apple ID, and I am able to access the Member Centre, and all other Apple related sites with my Apple ID. I would like to enrol in the Apple Developer Program as an individual, in order for ...
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Macbook 12" Swift 2.0 Xcode 7 filenames in project font color

Macbook 12" Swift 2.0 Xcode 7 filenames in project font color My problem outside of being 1 week into learning Xcode and Swift after not coding software for 15 years, is that the file names in my ...
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XCode update is not being reflected

I have downloaded the latest Xcode 7.2 from the App Store. But when I open Xcode, it still show the version as 6.4. I am running on OS X Yosemite 10.10.5. How do I use Xcode version 7 and ...
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Is it a problem if the iOS Device identifier is registered with upper case letters?

I'm at a situation where I have 3 iPhone's and the only one that has it's Provisioning Profile correctly recognized by Delphi Seattle has lower-case letters only at the Member Center. I thought it ...
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How do I create an explicit app ID using Xcode?

So far I've been able to create an iOS Team Provisioning profile with Xcode, but it looks like it is only possible to create it using a Wildcard App Id. Since I need to enable Push Notifications it ...
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How do I zoom without a trackpad in Xcode Instruments Time Profiler?

When using Xcode Instruments Time Profiler on my Macbook, I'm able to pinch to zoom in on the CPU measurements in the Swim-lane. However I cannot figure out how to do the equivalent on my iMac with no ...
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Unable to create outlet using trackpad

I am using Xcode 7 on a MacBook Air without mouse. Just the trackpad for navigation. I don't know how to create an outlet to a label using trackpad.
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DIY patching of OS X system binaries?

So since nobody on Apple.SE, Unix.SE or other sites was able to help me with my little WWAN problem, I've taken a look at the configd source and I was wondering... suppose I'd want to give patching ...
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Xcode not saving full screen size

Xcode is opening with a window with the height 778px. If I decrease is height and restart it, it correctly saves and restores the new height, but if I increase it to occupy the full screen, it resets ...
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How do I ignore ownership on an external hard drive without using Get Info?

I have been trying to set my external hard drive to ignore ownership in permissions, but I can't seem to do it. I am trying to enable the ignore ownership option because I am trying to run Xcode from ...
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Xcode doesn't start

I recently downloaded Xcode directly from apple.com (I didn't use the App Store). Now I try to open it, but it just says "Checking Xcode", it loads until the progress bar reaches 100% and then it does ...
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My find/replace text magically changes in Xcode

I had a project wide find/replace search all set up yesterday in my Xcode project. Today when I get back to Xcode (without restarting or touching it in any way) the search text has changed. The ...
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Can word break characters be changed in OS X 10.11 El Captain (or XCode 7.2)?

When I double-click text in an XCode string to select an entire word, any text connected to it with a dot (.) will also get selected. I would like to make that not happen so that dots and other ...
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What does “is not recognized as an internal or external command” error mean?

I have spun up a VM of OS X since my main user is not an admin and I need to do things that require admin access. My end goal is to install the Xcode command line tools into a VirtualBox VM I created ...