July 2011

Automatically Reposition the iOS Simulator on Screen

Uncategorized Jul 12, 2011

If you work with two monitors of different sizes, Xcode has an annoying bug of launching the iOS Simulator partially off screen — forcing you to manually drag it into position using the mouse. It’s not that bad the first time, but after a full eight hour working day with hundreds of launches, it gets very tedious. Luckily, we can…

Creating a Universal Binary With Xcode 3.2.6

Uncategorized Jul 08, 2011

Last week I released a minor update to VirtualHostX. Shortly thereafter, my inbox was flooded with reports of an “unsupported architecture” error on launch. After a quick lipo test I verified that somehow I had managed to build and ship the app as Intel only — no PowerPC support. I went through my git revision history and was able to…