Differences Between Direct Sale and Mac App Store Versions of Kaleidoscope

The Mac App Store version of Kaleidoscope has some differences to comply with Application Sandboxing:

  • The Mac App Store version is sandboxed, Direct Sale is not.
  • “Open in Terminal” has been removed from the Path Bar context menu.
  • The ksdiff command-line tool must be installed using a separate download.
  • The Mac App Store version requires git and svn to be installed at /usr/bin/. The Direct Sale version is able use xcrun to find git and svn that are included with Xcode.