[TxMt] Re: ar misbehaves in bundle command

Allan Odgaard mailinglist at textmate.org
Wed Dec 10 00:12:51 UTC 2008

On 6 Dec 2008, at 16:02, Sol Foster wrote:

> [...]
> Bingo!  When executed from TextMate, COMMAND_MODE=legacy; from the  
> Terminal it's
> COMMAND_MODE=unix2003.  Apparently ar behaves differently depending  
> on the two
> settings.  I don't know how to change that in TextMate (or why it is  
> different),
> but it was easy enough to add COMMAND_MODE=unix2003 to my build  
> script, and now
> the builds work just fine.

Wasn’t aware of this, but some details in “man 5 compat”.

My best guess is that launchd sets this for applications it launches  
based on their deployment target, since TM is built for OS 10.4 it  
gets the value set to “legacy”.

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