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==Binary Install==
 
==Binary Install==
* Download the latest VDrift release for Mac OS X
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* If you aren't running Mac OS X 10.4 "Tiger" or higher you must install [http://www.openal.org/openal_webstf/downloads/OpenAL_Installer_OSX.dmg OpenAL] first. (To find out what version of Mac OS X you are running, click the  [apple symbol] at the top left of the screen. Select '''About This Mac''' from the drop down menu and check the ''Version'' section of the window that appears.)
* You must [http://www.openal.org/openal_webstf/downloads/OpenAL_Installer_OSX.dmg install OpenAL] if you aren't running Mac OS X 10.4 "Tiger" yet
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* Download the latest VDrift release for Mac OS X from the [http://vdrift.net/ homepage] or [http://sourceforge.net/projects/vdrift/files/vdrift/vdrift-2010-06-30/ sourceforge].
* Drag the ''vdrift'' folder you should find in your download folder to your ''Applications'' folder
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* Double click the resulting ''.dmg'' file (probably in your download folder).
* Double-click the ''vdrift'' executable contained therein
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* Drag or copy all the files and folders inside to your ''Applications'' folder.
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* Double-click the ''vdrift'' application now found in your ''Applications'' folder.
  
 
==Compiling from Source==
 
==Compiling from Source==

Revision as of 05:55, 11 December 2010

Binary Install

  • If you aren't running Mac OS X 10.4 "Tiger" or higher you must install OpenAL first. (To find out what version of Mac OS X you are running, click the  [apple symbol] at the top left of the screen. Select About This Mac from the drop down menu and check the Version section of the window that appears.)
  • Download the latest VDrift release for Mac OS X from the homepage or sourceforge.
  • Double click the resulting .dmg file (probably in your download folder).
  • Drag or copy all the files and folders inside to your Applications folder.
  • Double-click the vdrift application now found in your Applications folder.

Compiling from Source

If you're interested in developing VDrift or checking out the very latest additions to the project, then you may want to try compiling from source.

Known Problems

  • On-the-fly resolution-switching doesn't work