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Debugging a System Preference Pane With Xcode 6

August 31st, 2015 by ‐ No Comments

SystemPrefs iconThis may be an exotic topic for most, but sometimes you want to develop a preference pane for the System Preferences app. Of course NSLog() is your friend, but sometimes print debugging just won’t cut it. Especially when it comes to fixing crashes or timing problems. Well, debugging a preference pane from Xcode is no problem – if you know how to set it up. (more…)

Generating Localized XIBs Automatically as Part of Your Xcode Build

August 23rd, 2012 by ‐ No Comments

As often, Apple’s documentation is rather terse on how to use their most elegant solution for localizing user interfaces. The two example command lines in the developer documentation kind of get the point across. But beware – of course there is zero support for this scheme in Xcode. If you don’t have an extremely complex setup, there is a simple solution. So we thought we’d best share it.  (more…)