Handy terminal commands | Vishal Chandra


Vishal Chandra
Feb 4, 2023

Handy terminal commands

1. To give approval to open an app on MacOS that Apple is not allowing you to.

Here is the error you will see: "App name" is damaged and cannot be opened. You should move it to the bin.

Command to allow the app to be opened:

xattr -d com.apple.quarantine /path/to/app.app

IMP: Do this only for trusted apps.

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