Ammended the Mac OS X README file a bit to give more hints.

Mon, 06 Feb 2012 19:59:32 +0100

author
Detlev Offenbach <detlev@die-offenbachs.de>
date
Mon, 06 Feb 2012 19:59:32 +0100
changeset 1603
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parent 1602
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Ammended the Mac OS X README file a bit to give more hints.

README-MacOSX.txt file | annotate | diff | comparison | revisions
--- a/README-MacOSX.txt	Sun Feb 05 19:45:03 2012 +0100
+++ b/README-MacOSX.txt	Mon Feb 06 19:59:32 2012 +0100
@@ -92,7 +92,7 @@
 terminal window
 
 qmake qscintilla.pro -spec macx-g++
-make -j
+make -j x (number of cores including hyper threaded ones)
 sudo make install
 
 
@@ -107,7 +107,7 @@
 the extracted folder and enter these commands in a terminal window
 
 python3 configure.py
-make -j
+make -j x (number of cores including hyper threaded ones)
 sudo make install
 
 
@@ -121,8 +121,8 @@
 archive in the Downloads folder (or any other folder of your choice). Change to
 the extracted folder and enter these commands in a terminal window
 
-python3 configure.py -c -j 8 (number of cores including hyper threaded ones)
-make -j
+python3 configure.py -c -j x (number of cores including hyper threaded ones)
+make -j x (number of cores including hyper threaded ones)
 sudo make install
 
 
@@ -131,8 +131,8 @@
 Change back to the extracted QScintilla2 directory and in there change to the
 Python subdirectory. Enter these commands in a terminal window
 
-python3 configure.py -c -j 8 (number of cores including hyper threaded ones)
-make -j
+python3 configure.py -c -j x (number of cores including hyper threaded ones)
+make -j x (number of cores including hyper threaded ones)
 sudo make install
 
 
@@ -149,6 +149,9 @@
 
 http://guide.macports.org/#using.port
 
+For a recipe on how to update MacPorts and the installed ports see the end
+of this file (Appendix A)
+
 
 9. Install aspell and dictionaries
 -----------------------------------
@@ -344,3 +347,11 @@
 
 This completes this installation instruction. Please enjoy using eric4 and let
 the world know about it.
+
+Appendix A Update of MacPorts
+-----------------------------
+In order to update MacPorts and the installed packages enter these commands in a
+terminal window
+
+sudo port selfupdate        (update MacPorts itself)
+sudo port upgrade outdated  (update outdated installed ports)

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