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What's new in the Jamf Pro 10.35 Release

Good morning Jamf Nation! Today we released Jamf Pro 10.35 which includes support for user deferrals for macOS Software Updates, cloud identity provider page enhancements and Bearer Authentication for Classic API. Jamf Pro Security IssuesJamf provide...  View more

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Third-Party Security Issue

Update 12/28On December 9, 2021, a Remote Code Execution (RCE) vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228) was identified in the log4j library (https://www.lunasec.io/docs/blog/log4j-zero-day/). The log4j project released version 2.15 to address this issue. New i...  View more

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Policy Settings

Can anyone explain how a policy determines where a package downloads from? That is whether it is a download via http or via a file share such as afp? The policies that I have created in 6.01 are failing because they are looking for a http download wh...  View more

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Adobe CS 2

How are you guys going about uninstalling Adobe CS2? Anyone using a script?Thx_matt --------------------------------------------------------  View more

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WEP, WPA, keychain, security

Soooooooo Another project on my road map is to migrate everything to WPA. Of course I need to test this out, and am looking to push out a package via casper that will migrate clients from the existing wireless encryption to a new one, and probably a ...  View more

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CS3 & serial numbers

Anyone else having issues with Adobe CS2 asking for a serial number even ifa valid serial number was entered into Casper Admin? This is the case withall our machines. Thanks in advance! Ben Slutzky  View more

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Adobe CS3

Hey All, has anyone ever installed CS3 any parts (ai-psd-acrobat) and havethe printers that were setup disappear? We had about 25 or so machines thatended up that way.TIA_matt --------------------------------------------------------  View more

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Creating Local Accounts w/ Policies (& MS Office)

Hi,We need to create a local account for ~100 Macs ASAP, preferably right afterimage deployment. I know the built-in method of using a policy has just beensuggested on another thread. Has anyone had any problems with creating auser through a policy? ...  View more

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FEU vs FUT

So, if I package something and say to fill existing users, it will fill out whatever preferences to those existing users, and if I say fill the templates it will modify the template so every user created from there will get the same thing? I don't wa...  View more

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Upgrade to 6 and Restore Partition

Hey, We are about to embark on our upgrade to 6.0. All of our machines have arestore partition that will need to be updated as well. Has anyone puttogether a script yet to mount the restore partition and make the nessesaryupdates from Casper.app to C...  View more

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AFP

Help please Has anyone had an issue with 10.5.4 server and AFP, I can connect via kerberos to AFP but i cannot connect by the "Any method" it was working yesterday for a bit but had not stopped working. I just get wrong username and password And i ca...  View more

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Deep Freeze experience

We will soon be deploying Casper here at the college very soon, so I've been"lurking" on this list for a couple of weeks now. The college has been using Faronics Deep Freeze for Mac for about threeyears. The first OS X versions of the product (origin...  View more

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creating local user accounts

So, I have to create local user accounts, on like a ton of machines. I have a script ready that will use the dscl command to create a local user account for students to log in just in case they can't sync their mobile accounts. however, I do know tha...  View more

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Custom Reporting Functions

Hi Guys, Wondering if anyone has had much experience with the Casper Reporting functions and the custom templates... I have created a couple of custom reports utilising various .jsp specifications, however I need to create a report every so often, de...  View more

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pkg's

Hi, Does anyone know if the problem installing pkg's via casper imaging has been fixed in version 6.0.1? i can install dmg's but not pkgs and was told this was an issue to be fixed Regards Criss Criss MyersSenior Customer Support Analyst (Mac Service...  View more

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Keeping Macs in a clean state

Hi All, I manage somewhere between 50 to 75 Macs. Is there a way to keep my machines in a clean state with a script or some other form of management? Thanks, Sent from my iPhone  View more

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live server broken

Help? My live server will not image, All the packages were taken off the test server which works fine, both are 6.01 versions and setup alike The test server works fine but the live doesnt, the Live server just zips through all the packages without i...  View more

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Casper password

Hi All, When i installed the JSS on my test server it auto filled in the file share permissions for the distribution point for read only username read / write username it added the username as capserinstall and casperadmin and put the password in as ...  View more

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SMTP Secure- Not Found

Wow, thanks for each of you jumping in here with suggestions. Thomas - Sorry, this is bound to Open Directory as and Advanced Server with Mobility Accounts, WIKI's and previously a mail server. I thought this information might be needed-after I click...  View more

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Searchable FAQ or Discussion?

I am new to Casper and seem to be having difficulty with some of the most basic and mundane operations (ie, JSS installation on Leopard Server, Web admin authentication problems). I am trying to be as self sufficient as possible while I am learning s...  View more

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Script to startup MySQL Manager

I'm sure this has been covered before, but I'm relatively new to Casper. Does anyone have a script or other method for turning on MySQL (for theJSS) in OS X Server 10.4? Currently, after we restart the machine, we have to remember to open MySQLManage...  View more

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CS 3, again !

So, now I am getting this error message. Unable to complete silent work flow, error 7. I swear this worked like three days ago when I tried it.... Fixes anyone? Thanks in advance tom  View more

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Configuration changes not being saved for Adobe installs

Hello, We have found some inconsistencies when dealing with Adobe installs and Casper v5.13. In the past we made a single package for CS3 and this worked very well. However for this AY we took advantage of Casper's ability do deal with CS3 and conseq...  View more

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Alias for AD network folder (script?)

Hi,This isn't much of a Casper question, but maybe someone can help.Our Macs have single sign-on enabled with Active Directory, and are alsobound to our Open Directory server for managed preferences. Users save totheir network folder (their user fold...  View more

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Hidden SSH account

Can anyone refresh my memory and remind me the command to create the hidden SSH account in the OS image? Thanks, Danny LeeTech Support Specialist650-350-4547dlee at nuevaschool.org  View more

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Default printer per config

Hey all- I have some labs that share printers. Ås of now I have the four printers in both labs individual configs. The problem is that I want the printers that are physically in each lab to be default for each of those labs, i.e. I want 190print01 to...  View more

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naming machines

Just curious on how folks are naming the machines out there.... In the past, I've used:1) scripts to grab a file, parse, and then use that name with the corresponding mac address (not great for macbook airs) - also tedious.2) System Image Utility (po...  View more

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Making policies sequential.

Is there a way to make policies sequential? I would like to setup a policy to run that is triggered by an earlier policy being successfully run on a given system. for example: A policy set to run once on all machines running 10.5 (members set with a ...  View more

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self service policies

So, I just created a CS3 self service policy and the policy works if I trigger it by start up but when I try to access it by self service it asks for admin rights to install. Is there a way with casper to suppress this? Also, it doesn't seem to insta...  View more

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Schedule recon on Windows Box

Good afternoon, We currently have recon installed on our Dell servers for reporting purposesfor Casper. Is there a way to schedule the server to run recon on arepeating schedule similar to the Mac clients? How have other people donethis? ------Jesse ...  View more

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