[MacRuby-devel] BridgeSupport crash

Laurent Sansonetti lsansonetti at apple.com
Sat Apr 16 11:08:11 PDT 2011

On Apr 16, 2011, at 6:52 AM, Nathaniel Talbott wrote:

> On Sat, Apr 16, 2011 at 9:29 AM, Nathaniel Talbott <nathaniel at talbott.ws> wrote:
>> I have not tried to get it to crash on my development box (though I'll
>> probably attempt that next); perhaps the difference is running it on a
>> box that truly has never had the new BridgeSupport installed?
> OK, running on this hunch, I got it to crash on my local dev box.
> Reproduction is trivial: simply remove or rename
> /System/Library/BridgeSupport/ruby-1.8/bridgesupportparser.bundle.
> This file, which is added by the preview3 BridgeSupport installer,
> seems to be at the root of the issue. Apparently it's required for
> some reason if the BridgeSupport files are embedded within an app.

Thanks a lot for finding this, I now know exactly what the problem is :) I will commit a fix shortly.


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