PermissionsDarwin wiki fix

Willgerodt, Felix
Thu Jan 23 14:41:00 GMT 2020

A bit off-topic:
Are you actually able to debug anything on 10.15 with SIP enabled?

I was not able to debug anything the last time I checked, even with the correct signature and entitlements. And I don't seem to be the only one:

I have done some digging a couple of months ago (, but didn't have the time to investigate further.


-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of Galder Zamarreno
Sent: Thursday, January 23, 2020 3:22 PM
Subject: PermissionsDarwin wiki fix


Information is missing in

On macOS 10.15, when you create the certificate, the default alias is set
to your email address. This needs to be set to gdb-cert too. This is
implicit in the `security find-certificate -c gdb-cert` output but is not

Without that, when you get to the `codesign --entitlements
gdb-entitlement.xml -fs gdb-cert $(which gdb)` stage, you get:

error: The specified item could not be found in the keychain.

Can someone update the wiki?

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