NetSurf for Mac OS X

David Pitt pittdj at pittdj.co.uk
Tue Jun 21 14:49:07 BST 2011


Simon Smith, on 19 Jun, wrote:

> In message <mpro.lk2h4u00001d300fd.pittdj at pittdj.co.uk>
>           David Pitt <pittdj at pittdj.co.uk> wrote:
> 
> > David Pitt <pittdj at pittdj.co.uk> wrote:
> > 
> > > Tricia <nixiyo at waitrose.com> wrote:
> > > 
> > > >  On Thu, 21 Apr 2011 01:40:05 +1200, Michael Drake
> > > > <tlsa at netsurf-browser.org> wrote:
> > > > 
> > > > > The Mac OS X port is now available:
> > > > >
> > > > >     http://www.netsurf-browser.org/downloads/
> > > 
> > > > 
> > > > > > I have just tried NetSurf 2.7 for Mac and it downloads and
> > > > > > unzips but won't run. The error message is  "Base style sheet
> > > > > > failed to load". It then quits.

[snip]

> > After an awful lot of mucking about the last thing I did was to run
> > Maintenance.app set to clear the following :-
> > 
> > Application Cache Launch Services dyld's shared cache
> > 
> > Then NetSurf ran.

[snip]
 
> David, may I ask what your 'local file' was? Simple web page? Complex web
> page? And in particular, did it have an associated local style sheet or
> any embedded styles in it? Thanks.

The 'local file' is a very simple StrongED generated file with its own even
simpler css. In retrospect I am unconvinced that that was relevant.

Anyway NetSurf is still OK on my two Macs.


-- 
David Pitt



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