Hi, Eric, On Thu, Apr 5, 2018 at 5:46 PM, Eric Sunshine <sunsh...@sunshineco.com> wrote: > On Thu, Apr 5, 2018 at 3:48 PM, Igor Korot <ikoro...@gmail.com> wrote: >> Is support for 10.8 dropped? > > Until about a year ago, I was still periodically building Git from > source on MacOS 10.5, and there hasn't been any outright effort to > drop support for older MacOS, so I expect that 10.8 is still supported > by the Git project itself.
This is promising... > > However, whether various packagers of (pre-built) Git support 10.8 is > a different matter. > >> dyld: lazy symbol binding failed: Symbol not found: ___strlcpy_chk >> Referenced from: /usr/local/git/libexec/git-core/git >> Expected in: /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib >> dyld: Symbol not found: ___strlcpy_chk >> Referenced from: /usr/local/git/libexec/git-core/git >> Expected in: /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib >> >> Now my question is - how I can upgrade the git console client for my >> OSX version? >> It looks like all installers are written for 10.9+ and the only way to >> work it is to update the OS? >> >> Is there a version of the git console app for OSX 10.8? > > It's not clear what installer you used? Was it the package from > git-scm? Was it from Homebrew? I just tried the git-scm installer and got exactly the same error during the runtime. > > I would guess that, even if the git-scm installer no longer supports > 10.8, it is likely that Homebrew does. Have you tried it? I don't want to pollute my system with Homebrew. > > If both those options fail, you can always build from source. Where do I get the soure code? And how do I build it? I guess I have only one option left. ;-) Thank you.