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I followed this answer to connect Mist to testrpc: https://ethereum.stackexchange.com/a/10109/5995

The command to start Mist with arguments doesn't work on OS X so I tried this instead, which doesn't work either (Mist opens on testnet): open -a /Applications/Mist.app/Contents/MacOS/Mist --args rpc localhost:8545

How can I get this working?

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This one worked straight away for me:

$ /Applications/Mist.app/Contents/MacOS/Mist --rpc http://localhost:8545
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    Does no longer work as mist has switched to IPC. Work in progress for supporting IPC: github.com/ethereumjs/testrpc/pull/261 – Roland Kofler May 30 '17 at 6:57
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    @RolandKofler it works currently :) It gives a warning that it's insecure, but who cares it is testrpc. – EralpB Sep 16 '17 at 10:39
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As for me (Using Ethereum client) macOS (Aug 2017)

"/Applications/Ethereum Wallet.app/Contents/MacOS/Ethereum Wallet" --rpc http://localhost:8545
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This is correct command for the latest mist 0.9.3 -

open -a /Applications/Mist.app --args --rpc <path/to/your/geth.ipc>

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