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Minor updates to signing instructions on Mac

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Leland Lucius 2 years ago
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mac/signing.txt

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To sign, notarize, and build the distribution DMG, you need to have an Apple
Developer ID and a certificate. Once you have obtained these, proceed with
the following:
To sign, notarize, staple, and build the distribution DMG, you need to have
an Apple Developer ID and a certificate. Once you have obtained these, proceed
with the following:
1) Create a file in your home directory called ".audacity_signing" and add
the following three lines. Ensure you put in the email address you used
for your Apple Developer account:
NOTARIZE_USERNAME="specify your Apple developer email address"
NOTARIZE_PASSWORD="@keychain:APP_PASSWORD"
NOTARIZE_PASSWORD="@keychain:AUDACITY_PASSWORD"
CODESIGN_APP_IDENTITY="Developer ID Application:"
2) You need to create an application specific password in your Developer
@ -21,7 +21,7 @@ the following:
https://support.apple.com/guide/keychain-access/add-a-password-to-a-keychain-kyca1120/mac
Use "APP_PASSWORD" for the name as it must match the NOTARIZE_PASSWORD
Use "AUDACITY_PASSWORD" for the name as it must match the NOTARIZE_PASSWORD
value above. Storing the password in your keychain protects it from curious
eyes.
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audacity/bld/bin/Release
5) Open a terminal and change to that directory.
5) Open a terminal and change to the CMake build directory:
audacity/bld
6) Run this script to sign, notarize, staple and create the distribution DMG:
@ -39,7 +41,7 @@ the following:
As it goes through the notarization process twice, once for the app bundle
and again for the DMG, it will take awhile to run and you will see progress
while waiting. If it is successful, you will find the audacity DMG in
while waiting. If it is successful, you will find the Audacity DMG in
"audacity/bld/bin" and you will receive an email confirming it was notarized.
In the event of a failure, you will find a URL in the output messages

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