wiki:Install/MacOSX

Installing BallroomDJ on Mac OS X

Install the Requisite Software

VLC
http://www.videolan.org/vlc/
http://download.videolan.org/pub/videolan/vlc/2.1.5/macosx/

Use VLC version 2.2.5.1 or later or version 2.1.5.

Xcode

The Xcode command line utilities are needed for MacPorts.

For versions of Xcode prior to 8.0:

Install the Xcode command line utilities:
sudo xcode-select --install

For versions of Xcode 8.0 and later:

Install Xcode command line utilities from the Apple developer website: http://developer.apple.com/download/more/

All versions of Xcode:

Accept the Xcode license:
sudo xcodebuild -license

MacPorts

http://www.macports.org/install.php

Other Utilities

Install the following using MacPorts:
sudo port install flac faad2 sox vorbis-tools ffmpeg

Install BallroomDJ

Open the BallroomDJ .pkg file to install BallroomDJ.

Apologies

Installing BallroomDJ on the mac is wonky.

  • Sometimes it does an upgrade.
  • Sometimes it does a reinstall.
  • Sometimes it runs normally.

Why is a company with billions of cash not able to write a good installer.

Last modified 3 months ago Last modified on 2017-10-29T05:20:22-08:00