[TxMt] Re: Failure to update TextMate 2

Juande Santander Vela juandesant at gmail.com
Tue Feb 19 18:48:05 UTC 2013

El 18/02/2013, a las 18:49, Allan Odgaard <mailinglist at textmate.org> escribió:

> On Feb 18, 2013, at 9:41 PM, Juande Santander Vela <jdsant at iaa.es> wrote:
>> […] I tried, then, to use RCEnvironment.prefPane to globally set CURL_CA_BUNDLE, thinking TextMate.app would pick it up, but it fails to register.
> Starting with 10.6 or 10.7 OS X no longer reads ~/.MacOSX/environment.plist

OK, discarding the ~/.MacOSX/ and RCEnvironment.prefPane. Thanks for heads up!

> The only way to set variables for all your applications is by editing /etc/launchd.conf — e.g. add:
>    setenv CURL_CA_BUNDLE /usr/share/curl/curl-ca-bundle.crt
> This requires a reboot (or maybe just relogin). To do a test you should be able to execute:
>    echo 'setenv CURL_CA_BUNDLE /usr/share/curl/curl-ca-bundle.crt'|launchctl
> Then the next time you launch TextMate (from Finder), it should have the variable set.

Thanks again, I might try this for other things.

>> Any ideas?
> As for the general problem of why curl fails to verify StartCom certificates, I have no idea, but I’m inclined to think something is broken on your system…

It seems something is (not irreversibly) broken in my user account. In a different account TextMate updates, and curl validates... even when /usr/bin/curl-config --ca keeps showing an blank string.


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