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ios-deploy: Unable to locate DeviceSupport directory #4326
Steps to Reproduce
I was attempting to
This says I might not have Xcode installed, but I did.
When I was in this state if I attempted to open
@smrtsmrf can you check whether you're using Xcode 8.3.3? If so, it appears Xcode has changed the format it uses for the iOS
We can see what's in the iOS device support dir via:
With Xcode 8.3.3, I see:
Looks like a quick hacky fix is:
If you installed Xcode via the App Store (in which case, these files will all be owned by root), you may get a permission denied error and may need to run
I am still having this issue in 1.9.2 with Xcode 9.0.1. My device is running 11.0.3 (15A432).
I have also tried using the solution to add the symlinks but doesn't seem to work for me. Create a symlink for 11.0.3 (15A432) -> 11.0 (15A372)
Just as a follow up, if you are having this issue, the files are probably missing from this path:
If that is the case, which fixed things for me, make sure your phone is attached to your mac and open xcode. The files will automatically appear and things should work.