[AG-TECH] Building AG for Mac Via the Command-Line
eolson at mcs.anl.gov
Thu Dec 8 12:35:35 CST 2005
Having X11 would be helpful, but I don't think it would be required
at this time -- at least for certificates. Using the command-line
certificate management tool certmgr.py, you could import a certificate
that you requested on another computer and exported to a file.
On OSX, you do have to source a file to setup your environment before
running certmgr.py (and if you're running an osx venueserver, you might
already know this):
Derek Piper wrote:
> Hi Ashnil,
> You can always do X11 forwarding via SSH or VNC. It might be useful
> for you to have that in place since you will need it for Certificate
> Requests anyway, once the AG software is fully installed.
> Ashnil Kumar wrote:
>> I'm currently working on building the AccessGrid to run on an XServe
>> G5 running Mac OS X Server 10.3. I have the prerequisite components
>> installed, and am currently building from CVS (as described in
>> AG-Mac-Build-HOWTO.rtf). My problem arises from the fact that I am
>> remotely logged in to the XServe via ssh (from an Ubuntu Box) and am
>> having difficulties at the stage where the script asks me to use the
>> PackageManager UI to enter several pieces of information.
>> Since I can't access the UI, is there anyway to use pimp to create the
>> Below is the end output just before I get stuck.
>> SourceDir = /mnt/scratch/agmac
>> BuildDir = /mnt/scratch/agmac/AccessGrid-20051208_114947
>> DestDir = /mnt/scratch/agmac/dist-20051208_114947
>> metainfo = Snapshot_20051208_114947
>> version = 3.0
>> TmpDir: /tmp/tmp5QKMI-
>> Insert the following information into the Package Manager UI:
>> Title: Access Grid Toolkit
>> Version: 3.0
>> Version 2.3 of the Access Grid ToolKit.
>> See http://www.accessgrid.org for more details.
>> Root: /tmp/tmp5QKMI-/pkg_contents
>> Resources: /tmp/tmp5QKMI-/pkg_resources
>> Display name: Access Grid Toolkit
>> Identifier: edu.uchicago.accessgrid
>> Get-Info string: AccessGrid Toolkit 2.3
>> Short Version: 3.0
>> Verify Major and Minor versions are correct
>> Waiting for you to Create the package in an empty folder and quit the
>> Package Manager
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