Setup On Apple Computer with M1 Processor¶
These instructions allow you to run Basilisk on an Apple computer with the new
arm64 architecture, such as with the M1 chip. All required BSK packages are now available on the
arm64 platform with the regular
We still follow the same general setup as discussed in Setup On macOS. However, some extra steps are required and outlined below.
The Python.org web site contains a Universal binary for Python 3.9. You can download the installer package there.
Install HomeBrew using a Terminal window as normal. The latest version 3.0 and up natively supports the M1 processor. You can use
brew to install
cmake to support building Basilisk, and install
doxygen to support building the Basilisk documentation. Note that
cmake must be at least version 3.20
to propoerly setup the Xcode project for