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How to: Install the latest Verge Qt Wallet — Mac High Sierra
Step 1- Download the wallet
Download the .dmg file here: VergeQT 4.0.2
Open Finder and double click VERGE-Qt-4–7–2018.dmg file from the downloads folder.
Click and drag VERGE to the Applications folder to the left:
THAT’S IT FOR STEP 1 — DON’T BE TEMPTED TO OPEN YOUR WALLET…
Step 2 -Downloading and Installing the Blockchain:
Download the file: verge_blockchain_download.py
- Go to Finder and drag the file verge_blockchain_download.py from Download folder to your Desktop.
- Open Spotlight Search on your Mac by selecting Command + SpaceBar on your keyboard.
- Type: Terminal and hit enter.
- Terminal opens up.
cd ~/Desktop paste it in Terminal and hit enter.
python verge_blockchain_download.py paste it in Terminal and hit enter.
At this point you’re downloading and installing the blockchain, just wait as you see the % increase. You’re done once you see — copying extracted files.
Your installation is complete. Enjoy.
Note: if verge_blockchain_download.py does not automatically download the Blockchain, the following step should be taken
Download the latest blockchain from the following location:
This will take some time. Wait for Blockchain to download then procede back to step 2.
Having issues opening your wallet after these steps?
Step 4: Open Terminal.
In Terminal run these 4 commands separately starting with xcode-select --install:
for OSX users who have issues on High Sierra, do this: open the terminal and run following commands in the exact order.
ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install …)"
brew install boost
Shout out to XVG Monk for original writeup