PermissionsDarwin wiki fix

Galder Zamarreno
Fri May 29 13:56:09 GMT 2020

Hi all,

I didn't end up working, so no need to update anything. The symbols I was
trying to use were not compatible with macOS in the first place.


On Fri, Jan 24, 2020 at 11:12 AM Joel Brobecker <>

> Hello Galder,
> > 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
> > specified.
> >
> > 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?
> Would it be an option for you to update the wiki? All you need
> is an account on the wiki and for me to add you to the list of
> authorized editors. The purpose of that list of editors is
> purely there to stop spamming.
> I think it would be more effective if you maintained it yourself.
> I could update it for you, but I might not always undertand
> your instructions correctly and thus might say something
> incorrect or incomplete.
> If you are happy to do so, please send me your wiki ID, and I will
> set you up (the wiki ID can be sent to me privately).
> Thank you,
> --
> Joel

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