The Disk should be formatted with a case insensitive file system (default).
Install VMWare tools daemon.
The UI is supposed to be able to do this automatically, but it's broken as of writing.
Instead, mount darwin.iso from ISO/VMWARE TOOLS and run the installer from there.
open security preferences and click “Allow” on blocked software install from VMware
make sure you can run and see:
$ /Library/Application Support/VMware Tools/vmware-tools-daemon --cmd “info-get guestinfo.name” No value found
Turn on the computer.
Click through setup, connect to wifi, etc.
Full name: Gopher Gopherson
Account name: gopher
Password: with an exclamation mark
Decline as much as possible.
Set time zone to NY.
Open a terminal.
%admin ALL=(ALL) ALL to
%admin ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL.
sudo nvram boot-args="-v"
Install Go: download the latest tarball from go.dev/dl.
tar -xf Downloads/go*.darwin-*.tar
mv go $HOME/goboot
#!/bin/bash while true; do (curl -v http://172.17.20.2:8713/stage0/$(sw_vers -productVersion) | sh); sleep 5; done
For physical machines
#!/bin/bash set -x mkdir -p ~/go/bin; while true; do url="https://storage.googleapis.com/go-builder-data/buildlet.darwin-arm64" while ! curl -f -o ~/go/bin/buildlet "$url"; do echo echo "curl failed to fetch $url" echo "Sleeping before retrying..." sleep 2 done chmod +x ~/go/bin/buildlet mkdir -p /tmp/buildlet ~/go/bin/buildlet --coordinator=farmer.golang.org --reverse-type host-darwin-arm64-XX_0 --halt=false --workdir=/tmp/buildlet; sleep 2; done
chmod +x $HOME/stage0.sh
open -a Terminal.app $HOME/stage0.sh
In System Preferences:
sudo xcode-select --switch /Applications/Xcode.app
xcodebuild -versionand wait for Xcode to be verified, which will take a long time.
sudo xcodebuild -license accept
Put a builder key in the usual spot.