[chirp_users] New Python coming?

Peter ptlambert at sbcglobal.net
Tue Mar 5 14:21:46 PST 2019

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On 3/5/2019 2:08 PM, Peter wrote:
> For the record, e.g. http://intrepid.danplanet.com/pipermail/chirp_users/
> ... please ignore my previous replies below.  Written with not enough 
> caffeine and/or reading comprehension.
> On 3/5/2019 1:01 PM, Peter wrote:
>> To be clear, that question was rhetorical.  If/when OSX no longer 
>> supports 32-bit executables, then it will need a 64-bit Python 
>> runtime, and a 64-bit CHIRP -- and the KK7DS Python runtime will also 
>> need to be updated accordingly.
>> On 3/5/2019 12:54 PM, Peter wrote:
>>> It's been a very long time for me since I looked at Mac-/anything/, 
>>> but:
>>>   Homebrew installs the stuff you need 
>>> <https://formulae.brew.sh/formula/> that Apple (or your Linux 
>>> system) didn’t.
>>> brew install tdsmith/ham/chirp
>>> ... just uses Homebrew to install the KK7DS Python runtime 
>>> <http://www.d-rats.com/download/OSX_Runtime/KK7DS_Python_Runtime_R10.pkg> 
>>> for Mac OSX, right? Will Homebrew still install that runtime into 
>>> "the next release of MacOS", when "32-bit executables will no longer 
>>> be supported"?

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