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Entry  15 Dec 2016, Kevin Giovanetti, Bug Report, midas.h error 
    Reply  15 Dec 2016, Stefan Ritt, Bug Report, midas.h error Screen_Shot_2016-12-15_at_17.39.26_.png
       Reply  01 Feb 2017, Konstantin Olchanski, Bug Report, midas.h error 
          Reply  01 Feb 2017, Stefan Ritt, Bug Report, midas.h error 
Message ID: 1226     Entry time: 15 Dec 2016     In reply to: 1225     Reply to this: 1231
Author: Stefan Ritt 
Topic: Bug Report 
Subject: midas.h error 
> creating a frontend on MAC Sierra OSX 10
> include the midas.h file and when compiling with XCode I get an error based on
> this entry in the midas.h include
> #if !defined(OS_IRIX) && !defined(OS_VMS) && !defined(OS_MSDOS) &&
> !defined(OS_UNIX) && !defined(OS_VXWORKS) && !defined(OS_WINNT)
> #error MIDAS cannot be used on this operating system
> #endif
> Perhaps I should not use Xcode?
> Perhaps I won't need Midas.h?
> The MIDAS system is running on my MAC but I need to add a very simple front end
> for testing and I encounted this error.

If you compile with the included Makefile, you will see a 


flag which tells the compiler that we are on a mac. If you do this with XCode, you have to do it via "Build Settings" (see 
attached picture).

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