Opened 10 years ago

Last modified 18 months ago

#25220 assigned defect

libfreespace: System extension cannot be used

Reported by: ryandesign (Ryan Schmidt) Owned by:
Priority: Normal Milestone:
Component: ports Version: 1.9.0
Keywords: Cc:
Port: libfreespace


Upon installing the libfreespace @0.4_0 port on Snow Leopard, I get an alert that reads "The system extension '/System/Library/Extensions/FreespaceDeviceDriver.kext' was installed improperly and cannot be used. Please try reinstalling it, or contact the product's vendor for an update."

Attachments (1)

libfreespace.diff (1.2 KB) - added by ryandesign (Ryan Schmidt) 10 years ago.
proposed patch

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Change History (3)

Changed 10 years ago by ryandesign (Ryan Schmidt)

Attachment: libfreespace.diff added

proposed patch

comment:1 Changed 10 years ago by ryandesign (Ryan Schmidt)

I think its complaint is just that things inside the kext are world-writeable, and I think the attached patch fixes it.

comment:2 Changed 18 months ago by mf2k (Frank Schima)

Owner: jt.burgess@… deleted
Status: newassigned

See #58249.

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