I'm very successfully collecting the last Time Machine backup date using
Chad Nielsen's excellent Time Machine extension attribute. Good stuff.
However, I swear that I used to be able to -- in a previous JSS (8.x or
maybe even 7.x) -- see the number ...
uh oh, Apple must have changed something in the iOS update mechanism.
For years, I have been blocking the mesu.apple.com URL at my firewall to
prevent my kindergatners from accidentally upgrading our iPads. But now
it doesn’t appear to be working. My...
Spent a futile few hours today trying to figure out why Casper Admin
9.65 was crashing when trying to upload a new .pkg or .dmg to it. Went
down a lot of rabbit holes before finally contacting JAMF Tech Support,
who told me that there's an open defec...
We use Apple's Kerberos/SSO plug-in also. I also have this
Kerberos_SSO.log file in ~/Library/Logs/ root but it's empty. I used
FSMonitor to watch my file system as I signed into the SSO plugin and
found that it's writing domain data to~/Library/Grou...
I didn't find any settings in Apple's MDM spec for managing Spaces or
Multiple Desktops with a config profile. There is some discussion about
using the defaults command to set some of the older Expose´ settings but
nothing definitive. Mission Control...
Any chance that this is actually the known problem with JamfAAD failing
to pass authentication to a browser window (Chrome, etc.), so the
"handshake" fails, and then InTune enrollment fails. Another symptom is
that the JamfAAD will keep stealing focu...
Almost everything performed by the Jamf binary is done as the root user.
You could write a script that changes ownership of a folder (and its
contents) to owned by root, but not the admin group or everyone group.
So only the root user (system) could ...
Mostly depends on what the payload is for your policy. The
softwareupdate binary in Big Sur doesn't work the way it used to. Apple
is pushing Mac Admins towards triggering software updates with an MDM
command. However, this doesn't work that well eit...