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10.6: How much of Snow Leopard isn't yet 64-bit?
Authored by: mzso on Sep 19, '09 01:30:21AM
Unfortunately the previous one was still buggy. :-(
For non-universal binaries the file command outputs only a single line like this:
/System/Library/Extensions/AppleEFIRuntime.kext/Contents/MacOS/AppleEFIRuntime: Mach-O object i386
However, in case of a universal binary the "(for architecture ...)" section contains the real thing, since the "Mach-O object ..." section contains only the main architecture class.
/System/Library/Extensions/TMSafetyNet.kext/Contents/MacOS/TMSafetyNet: Mach-O universal binary with 2 architectures
/System/Library/Extensions/TMSafetyNet.kext/Contents/MacOS/TMSafetyNet (for architecture i386): Mach-O object i386
/System/Library/Extensions/TMSafetyNet.kext/Contents/MacOS/TMSafetyNet (for architecture ppc7400): Mach-O object ppc
Taking this into account, here's a (hopefully now) correct one-liner:
file /System/Library/Extensions/*.kext/Contents/MacOS/* | awk '/Mach-O +[^ ]+ +[^ ]+$/ {if (match($0, "\\(for +architecture +")) { arch=substr($0, RSTART + RLENGTH); arch=substr(arch, 1, index(arch, ")")-1) } else { arch=$NF }; archs[arch]++; sub("( \\(for +architecture +[^ )]+\\))?:[^:]+Mach-O +[^ ]+ +[^ ]+$", ""); binaries[$0]=1 } END { total=0; for (bin in binaries) total++; print "total: " total; for (arch in archs) print arch ": " archs[arch] } '
It produces an output like this (on 10.5):
total: 220
ppc: 188
i386: 141
ppc7400: 3
And you can run it on /Applications/*.app/Contents/MacOS/* too and get a result like this:
total: 127
ppc: 6
i386: 123
For the latter I should mention that I've already cleaned up /Applications with Xslimmer and Monolingual.

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