Xcode Installation Error - "No software found to install"

Discussion in 'Mac Programming' started by redhead170, Apr 13, 2009.

  1. redhead170 macrumors newbie

    Apr 13, 2009
    I'm trying to install xcode tools from my Leopard installation dvd, but no matter what combination I choose to install I get the error message "No software found to install". All I'm really interested in is getting gcc to run C programs, but I'm starting to get very frustrated! I've searched this error on google and it seems like a lot of people have come up against it, but couldn't find any solutions. Any help would be appreciated!
    I'm running Leopard version 10.5.6 (but trying to install from a dvd for 10.5.0 - does that matter?), and I have a 2.2 GHz Intel Macbook Pro.
  2. wrldwzrd89 macrumors G5


    Jun 6, 2003
    Solon, OH
    You really should sign up as an ADC Online member (it's free) if you haven't already, grab the latest version of Xcode (WARNING: It's a HUGE download, about 1.1 GB), and install that. You'll get the benefits of all the bug fixes since Xcode 3.0 was released, in addition to solving your problem.

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