Xcode program won't run on any other mac besides mine

Discussion in 'Mac Programming' started by Jennygrrl, Mar 23, 2007.

  1. Jennygrrl
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    Hi everyone

    I wrote a C++ program and compiled it in xcode. It runs, but only on my Mac. I think this might be because i have the xcode tools installed but my other Mac doesnt (They are both Intel macs).

    Does anyone know how i can get my C++ program to work on another Mac without the dev tools? You can do this with Visual basic on Windows, so why not on a Mac?

    thanks!
    Jenny xx

    P.S. If this makes any difference, here is my code:
    Code:
    #include <stdio.h>
    
    int main()
    {
    	int num1, num2, num3;
    	int sum;
    
    	printf("Please enter the first number: ");
    	scanf("%d%*c", &num1);   
    
    	printf("Please enter the second number: ");
    	scanf("%d%*c", &num2);
    	
    	printf("Please enter the third number: ");
    	scanf("%d%*c", &num3);
    
    	sum = num1 + num2 + num3;
    	
    	printf("The sum of the three numbers is: %d\n", sum);
    
    	return(0);
    }
     
  2. HexMonkey
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    HexMonkey

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    You need to change the build configuration. Choose Project > Set Active Build Configuration > Release then rebuild and it should work. The Debug configuration allows you to debug but will only work on the computer it's built on.
     
  3. Eraserhead
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    #3
    This really needs to be a sticky, it comes up so frequently.
     

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