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update OS X instructions

Set up a Mac OS X build machine


You need the following software:

  • Xcode
  • Xcode command line tools

Install software

Install homebrew

  • Install Homebrew
    • paste the command printed at the bottom of the website
    • run brew doctor
    • (optional) run brew install git vim

Install tools

brew install automake libtool
brew install gnu-sed dos2unix
brew install sdl sdl_image sdl_mixer

Install the Python setuptools

  • download a setuptools .egg from the setuptools package page
  • install setuptools with sudo sh [name of the .egg]
  • upgrade setuptools with sudo easy_install setuptools

Install the Bitten slave

  • install Bitten using easy_install