CURA unsigned on macOS?

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fablabRUC
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CURA unsigned on macOS?

Post by fablabRUC » Thu Feb 21, 2019 2:23 pm

Hi

I was wondering why CURA remains unsigned software on macOS? I can't imagine it being a large problem to overcome?

mnemosyne
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Re: CURA unsigned on macOS?

Post by mnemosyne » Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:46 am

I have been wondering the same thing.

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3dRiffs
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Re: CURA unsigned on macOS?

Post by 3dRiffs » Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:43 am

I'm sure it's because lulzbot insists on only using foss software for everything, signing requires using Xcode, and there's terms in the license they won't agree to.

I've been trying to get them to change the install instructions for years, as their method disables important security features in OS X. The proper method, which only bypasses gatekeeper for the application itself (and is only required once) is to right/control click on the application, then choose open from the pop up menu. Once you approve the warning, the os will remember the exception and you won't have to do it again.

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