How you can tell which Mojave apps have been notarised, and why they are worth seeking out.
For many users, privacy controls in Mojave will pass almost unnoticed. Here are tips for those who have greater demands, and want their apps to access protected data.
Apple has shown a way ahead for full apps to access private data in Mojave, but has been curiously silent with respect to command tools. How will they cope?
When the user wants to access protected data using an app which doesn’t have the entitlement, the result is at best confusing, and could end up with a crash.
Stepping through the key stages of opening an app in High Sierra. First, a ‘regular’ open, then with the quarantine flag, showing Gatekeeper checks and translocation.
A notarized version, which should benefit all users, and pass Mojave’s Gatekeeper checks in full.
The same code as 4.8, but now with the additional protection of Apple’s Notarization, ready for Mojave and beyond.
Fire up your eGPUs, engage Dark Mode, and open Xcode: our Macs are once again going to be at the centre of invention and reinvention.
Topical listing of articles about older versions of OS X up to 10.10, and other less current material about Macs and related topics.
Consolation, LockRattler, Storyspace documents, and more.