[Interest] embedded Assistant in OSX sandboxed app

Hamish Moffatt hamish at risingsoftware.com
Thu Dec 12 08:56:05 CET 2013

On 11/12/13 17:20, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> Hi,
> We use Assistant in our OSX app as a help viewer, and I'm trying to get
> our app to run sandboxed so we can submit it to the App store. (Qt 4.8.5.)
> We include the Assistant binary from our Qt build into our application
> bundle, passing it -collectionFile <full_path_to_blah.qhc> and
> -enableRemoteControl.
> I set up entitlements for the assistant (sandboxed and inherit
> entitlements only), and it runs, but can't find our documentation.
Argh. Garbage in ~/Library/Application Support/Trolltech/Assistant (or 
rather than sandboxed equivalent in 
Support/TrollTech/Assistant). Nuke that and it works fine. Wasted quite 
a lot of time on that....


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