[NTG-context] For the Mac users: AppleScript to launch ConTeXt in a flexile way

Thomas Floeren thfl at mac.com
Fri Apr 10 00:32:24 CEST 2015

On 9 Apr 2015, at 21:39, Otared Kavian wrote:

> Hi Thomas,
> Thanks for sharing your script!
> Today I installed the update, but unfortunately now I cannot run it… 
> because of a security message which prevents its execution, saying:
> %%%% begin system message
>> %%%% end system message
> Have a solution to this?
> Best regards: OK

Hi Otared,

Thanks for notifying me about this.

The signature of the ASObjC Runner has become corrupted (for unknown 
reasons). I’ve uploaded a new version.

It should work now without codesign error, given that …

- you are on OS X 10.9 or later (because a component needed for 10.8 is 
not signed) and

- in your Security & Privacy preference pane you have *not* set “Allow 
apps downloaded from” to “Mac App Store” (the other two should be 

If it doesn’t work on your system you can always do one of the 

- Copy the the script bundle to your disk, open it (right click -> Show 
Package Contents), go to Contents/Resources/bin, right-click each of the 
app bundles and choose Open from the context menu and confirm the 
following dialog window.

- Or set the option in the above mentioned preference pane to 
“Anywhere”, launch the script and let it do one typesetting run, 
then change the option in the preference pane back to where it was.

Let me know if you encounter any further problems.



1.2.4 (62) (2015-04-09)

Replaced ASObjC Runner component with a new copy (code signature 
Updated terminal-notifier component to 1.6.3 (this is only used on OS X 
prior to 10.9).

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