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Discussion in 'iPhone/iPad Programming' started by crees!, Jul 12, 2008.

  1. macrumors 68000

    crees!

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    #1
    So I have a PowerBook, fiance has a Macbook Pro. Am I able to do any development on my machine?
     
  2. macrumors 603

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    Officially, you need 10.5.3 on an Intel Mac.

    Unofficially, there are reports of people who have found ways to get portions of the SDK development tool chain to run on a PPC, but of course that would be completely unsupported.
     
  3. macrumors newbie

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    It's actually pretty easy. Google around a bit. It involves moving some files and editing one more.

    Everything I've seen works fine in the Simulator.
     
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    crees!

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    right, I've done that for the beta but didn't know if the signing of device certificates prevented continuing down that path. It's just my lady wouldn't be too happy if I was on her machine all the time. Unfortunately a new machine isn't in the budget. The hope being I could do a majority of work on my machine then use hers only when necessary.
     

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