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Installing Cardano-node on an M1 Mac

I also do have Macbook with M1 chip and I use precompiled binaries that ship with Daedalus. It will save you a lot of trouble unless you really want to build it from source. After you've installed ...
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Need help installing pioneer-based code on intel Mac (Big Sur)

In step 7, there should be a 2nd line instructing you clone the plutus-apps. Change plutus.git to plutus-apps.git in step 7 to clone it, then run the playground nix-build from the top of that second ...
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Installing Cardano-node on an M1 Mac

seems something simillar is necessary to do after cabal configure.... Mac doesn't have apt command, but I would assume you can get those libraries with homebrew sudo apt install llvm-9 sudo apt ...
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Setting up Plutus environment for Apple Silicon computer

I'm running an M1 Pro with Monterey and have everything up and running correctly, so it's definitely possible! This github guide is very useful: Cardano Plutus apps install. The new M1's use AMD ...
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How can I stop Daedalus filling up my Time Machine backup drive on MacOS?

You're right. You can exclude just the big chain subdirectory. For mac users unfamiliar with the procedure: open System Preferences, click Spotlight, Privacy tab, +, browse to and select the ~/...
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cabal build Out of Memory Mac VS Code Docker

You will not be able to build this in less than 8G of RAM. Adding swap to make the total memory at least 8G may help.
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cabal: Could not resolve dependencies:plutus-core:happy:exe.happy

The line Falling back to older state () means you probably need to run cabal update first (which downloads a copy of the current hackage index state).
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plutus-playground-client crashes on Intel Mac (Big Sur)

To make npm work, you can try GC_DONT_GC=1 npm start. However; I found the way the playground starts using nix-build in the script to start the server and running npm to get the frontend fickle and ...
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Installing Cardano-node on an M1 Mac

Try this guide. Worked for me using Debian in a VM https://gist.github.com/d0n13/d286b36d630fa6820c40b534fb56986a Unlike the Daedalus wallet these are arm64 binaries which are faster cardano-cli: ELF ...
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Cardano-node and cli install "llvm error"

Could you try to run open ~/.zshrc in your terminal and in that file add export PATH="/usr/local/opt/llvm/bin:$PATH"? Once you've done that open a new terminal and try to run cabal build all....
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Can't start Cardano Node

It looks like the on disk storage is corrupted. If you also have not run it in a couple of months you probably need to upgrade your node version. Upgrading the software may help with the other problem,...
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Error starting /plutus-apps client and connecting to localhost macOS

When starting the client server on macOS use GC_DONT_GC=1 npm run start. That is, include GC_DONT_GC=1 in front of the command npm run start. Then, open a browser tab to http://localhost:8009/ and, ...
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macOS Monterey i7, what is the best `nix.conf` file to use?

macOS nix setup on x86_64 (Intel, AMD) and aarch64 (Apple Silicon) should be identical. Running the installer from the official website, should get you a proper install. You do want to add the iohk ...
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Getting status of daemon-socket: Operation not permitted while invoking nix-shell (MacOs)

I have found the solution!! Thanks to starting nix-shell on mac "Operation not permitted" MacOs seems to require that the Nix Sandbox setting is set to OFF. I have turned it on, while ...
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Is nix on an Intel Mac too problematic?

No, it is not. In fact I'm running the plutus-playground-server and plutus-playground-client on an x86_64-darwin machine with nix right now.
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VSCode + Docker setup problems on Mac (Intel)

These missing symbols _crypto_vrf_* are in libsoidum-vrf library. You seem to be linking the cardano-node against your systems provided libsodium. That sadly doesn't work as the official libsodium ...
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Online Playground does not appear in Safari

I can't help confirm this bug as I am on macOS >10.15 (and I don't see the same problem) but I'd recommend raising a new Issue here. That seems like the appropriate place to report this issue based ...
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Installing Cardano-node on an M1 Mac

I am able to confirm that the cardano-node that is packaged with the plutus-app git works find on an M1 apple. Was able to mint tokens using the cli on the cardano testnet. Cheers!
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Sandbox error when running nix build on macOS

I found this /etc/nix/nix.conf to work for my macOS i7 Monterey (v12.1). It was recommended to turn the sandbox FALSE because 'not recommended' per Ref #1 below. build-users-group = nixbld ...
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nix-shell stuck on Building library for hnix

So the solution was simply to install nix-darwin https://github.com/LnL7/nix-darwin simply follow the instruction on the github page above, and now I can access my nix-shell
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How can I stop Daedalus filling up my Time Machine backup drive on MacOS?

The only thing required to restore wallets is the recovery phrase. Therefore it is safe and efficient to exclude all Daedalus directories from time-machine if you have your recovery phrase stored ...
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