createOSXinstallPkg and Yosemite

Posted October 17, 2014 by GregN
Categories: General

Yosemite_256x256If you are using or plan to use createOSXinstallPkg with Yosemite, make sure you have the latest version from here:

https://github.com/munki/createOSXinstallPkg

and you read this note:

https://github.com/munki/createOSXinstallPkg#further-note-on-additional-packages-and-yosemite

MacSysAdmin Google+ group

Posted September 17, 2014 by GregN
Categories: General

As the MacSysAdmin conference continues in Gothenburg, Sweden, check out this Google+ group:

https://plus.google.com/communities/107810455072575476604

or

http://group.macsysadmin.se

Munki 2 Released

Posted September 17, 2014 by GregN
Categories: General

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As announced today at MacSysAdmin 2014 in Gothenburg, Sweden, Munki 2 is now officially available!

Munki 2 features an all-new user interface designed to mimic Apple’s App Store.
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MacSysAdmin: What’s New in Munki 2 links

Posted September 17, 2014 by GregN
Categories: General

Here are links from my MacSysAdmin 2014 presentation: “What’s New in Munki 2?”. Munki itself:

GUI tools:

Web interfaces/Web reporting consoles:

Alternative servers:

Update management:

Miscellaneous:

Managed Software Center help page link:

Munki 2 documentation:

You Oughta Check Out AutoPkg Slides and Video

Posted July 28, 2014 by GregN
Categories: General

Slides and video are now available from my recent presentation at Penn State Mac Admins Conference 2014.

Slides: http://macadmins.psu.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/1567/2014/07/GregNeagle_YouOughtaCheckOutAutoPkg.pdf

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mqK-MAEZekI

If you didn’t go this year, check out the slides and videos here: http://macadmins.psu.edu/conference/resources/ and make plans to attend next year!

You Oughta Check Out AutoPkg: Links

Posted July 10, 2014 by GregN
Categories: Deployment, OS X, Packaging, Python, Scripting

If you attended my presentation on AutoPkg today, thanks! Here are the links:

AutoPkg:

http://autopkg.github.io/autopkg

https://github.com/autopkg/autopkg

https://github.com/autopkg/autopkg/releases

AutoPkg recipe repos:

http://github.com/autopkg

JSSImporter:

https://github.com/arubdesu/jss-autopkg-addon

AbsoluteManage Processor:

https://github.com/tburgin/autopkg/blob/master/Code/autopkglib/AbsoluteManageExport.py

AutoPkg Change Notifications script:

http://seankaiser.com/blog/2013/12/16/autopkg-change-notifications/

MacSysAdmin 2013 session:

http://docs.macsysadmin.se/2013/video/Day2Session4.mp4

Steve Yuroff’s AutoPkg and Jenkins notes:

http://swytechnotes.wordpress.com/2013/10/21/autopkg-and-jenkins-under-one-admin-account/

AutoPkg Wiki:

https://github.com/autopkg/autopkg/wiki

Post-PSU Mac Admins Pre-Conference Workshop

Posted July 8, 2014 by GregN
Categories: OS X, Python, Scripting

If you attended the workshop today Matt and I led on “Python for Systems Administrators”, thank you! Here are links to some of the additional information and documentation mentioned today:

Course materials:

http://gregneagle.github.io/psumac2014_python/

Cocoa documentation links

Foundation:

https://developer.apple.com/library/mac/documentation/cocoa/reference/foundation/Miscellaneous/Foundation_Functions/Reference/reference.html

CFPreferences:

https://developer.apple.com/library/mac/documentation/CoreFoundation/Reference/CFPreferencesUtils/Reference/reference.html

Plists and Foundation:

https://developer.apple.com/library/mac/documentation/Cocoa/Conceptual/PropertyLists/Introduction/Introduction.html

More documentation:

http://www.python.org/

http://www.diveintopython.net

https://www.coursera.org/course/interactivepython


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