Version: 1.0.1 (January 31, 2020)
This repository is an Xcode project with a set of ambidextrous (That's what I really mean by "generic"; not just using generics) tools that can be applied to Swift projects deployed for iOS, iPadOS, MacOS, WatchOS and TVOS.
These tools will work for all of these platforms, and will, at most, rely only on the Foundation library.
This is a set of tools used to aid debugging and testing code.
You are probably best off using Carthage to install these tools. It's extremely simple to use, and squeaky clean. You will only need to include references to the files into your project. You implement it by adding the following line in your Cartfile:
Once you have done this, navigate the Terminal to the directory containing the Cartfile, and execute:
You will likely see the following output:
Dependency "RVS_Generic_Swift_Toolbox" has no shared framework schemes If you believe this to be an error, please file an issue with the maintainers at https://github.com/RiftValleySoftware/RVS_Generic_Swift_Toolbox/issues/new *** Skipped building RVS_PersistentPrefs due to the error: Dependency "RVS_PersistentPrefs" has no shared framework schemes If you believe this to be an error, please file an issue with the maintainers at https://github.com/RiftValleySoftware/RVS_PersistentPrefs/issues/new
You can safely ignore this.
This will result in a directory, at the same level as the Cartfile, called
Carthage. Inside of that directory, will be another directory, called
Checkouts. Inside of that directory, will be a directory called
RVS_Generic_Swift_Toolbox. The files that you are looking for will be in the
srcdirectory. They are arranged in the grouping they are documented, above.
Just drag those files into your Xcode project, and add them to the appropriate targets.
You could also directly include the project as a Git Submodule. Submodules can be annoying to work with, but are a good way to maintain ironclad version integrity. If you do this, then you should do the same as above, but instead of a Carthage directory, you will have whatever directory you choose to use to place the submodule.
These utilities require the Swift programming language, and are not designed to be abstracted via a framework or bundle. They should be directly added to the source of your intended application.
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