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"Purity" patches for IOKitUser, launchd, objc4

posted Oct 29, 2008, 10:51 AM by probono   [ updated Oct 29, 2008, 10:58 AM ]
Darwin community,

as you might have experienced, the current published sources of some Darwin 9 projects, including such essential ones as IOKitUser, launchd, objc4 currently have build- or runtime dependencies on projects that are not part of Darwin. 

It looks like patching the respective sources to remove the non-Darwin dependencies is the most pragmatic approach at this time. Hence, Aladin from the PureDarwin project has made available a series of patches.

Read the full post on the darwin-dev mailing list at