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## Re: Support of Snow Leopard

 From: Carl Sorensen Subject: Re: Support of Snow Leopard Date: Sat, 3 Oct 2009 10:38:21 -0600



On 10/2/09 11:00 AM, "Jazzed" <address@hidden> wrote:

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>
>
> Antheo wrote:
>>
>> From what i read it seems the dev version 2.13.3 should work on Snow
>> Leopard but I just tried and it takes 100% of the CPU on my machine.
>>
>
> I'm new to Lilypond (first post here!) and I had the same problem upon
> trying to install on Snow Leopard.
>
> On first compile, Lilypond has to analyse system fonts or something. I took
> a look at the process and it seemed to be getting stuck on LastResort.ttf,
> which is a system font you can't remove. I never figured out why, but I
> managed to get it working anyway by installing 2.12.2-1. I compiled a file
> with 2.12, which worked. Note that this version of the graphical application
> does not open properly on Snow Leopard, but the actual compiler works fine,
> so you can compile from a Terminal shell or with something like TeXShop.
>
> I then replaced Lilypond.app (2.12.2-1) with the one from 2.13.3. It didn't
> seem to need to analyse fonts again (which is where it was getting stuck),
> so now it works!

Can you type

port list pango

in a terminal window and report its results?

Thanks,

Carl