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Sign Profiles from commandline using profile Manager Code signing Certificate.

Sign any (manually created) profiles without a developper Code signing Certificate by using Profile Manager Code signing Certificate. It works with any profile so far even those created with Apple Configurator or those found on github. The script SignProfile.sh have

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Force refresh Open Directory records on a slave Os X Server (Yosemite)

I noticed that when modifying user records in Server.app 5.x, like adding a user to a group, the file server did not get the update instantly but after some time (hours). this was mostly really true for smb connections but

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Virtualize OsX with ESXi6 on a DELL PowerEdge 2950 with Unlocker | Part 3

Part3 Migrate Existing Fusion7 (native) Os X VM. Upload the VM and add the necessery .vmx from above at the end of file. I add a failure in the second HDD stating it was unreadable and I had to format

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Virtualize OsX with ESXi6 on a DELL PowerEdge 2950 with Unlocker | Part 2

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Part2: Create a New Os X VM. First : we need to create a custom dmg for Maverick and YOSEMITE. I’ll post it later on, and I’ll use part of my SFOTT script to do so. EDIT – not needed.

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Virtualize OsX with ESXi6 on a DELL PowerEdge 2950 with Unlocker | Part 1

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Part1 – Get, install and patch ESXi for Os X support with Unlocker on the PowerEdge2950 Unlocker 2.0.6 at the time of writting. Download and register (free) ESXI6 todo Create your USB key installer ESXI6 todo Enter your Licence todo

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Virtualize OsX with ESXi6 on a DELL PowerEdge 2950 with Unlocker | Introduction

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For fun and because I really plan to fully virtualize my Os X Servers in the future. I’ll give another try with the unlocker I already successfully used on VMWareWorksation 11 on a Dell Laptop (LATITUDE E2740). Note : Poweredge2950

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Automate TRIM activation on non-Apple SSD – 10.10.4+

As I’m changing many discs to SSD on macbookpros and Since 10.10.4 (and With 10.11.x ) Os X Now has – at last – a built’in command to enable TRIM on non-Apple SSDs. I wanted to automate this rather that

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Back online…. some news

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Hello guys, I’ve been really busy in my new job and personnal life since last year. I’ll try to answer hundreds of pending comments concerning Sfott. Please Note that I do not have any hardware to test SFOTT since a

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VMware Os X : forceHardware Model and other tweaks

Dedicated Os X – Mac Settings for the VM .vmx file if you’re on a non-Apple Hardware : smbios.reflectHost = “FALSE” smc.present = “TRUE” smc.version = “0” Force a specific model You need the board-id and model ( example for

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Remove corrupted index from IMAP DOVECOT – Os X Server

If some User’s index goes wrong on your IMAP Dovecot Server. Usage : path/to/RemoveBadIndexDovecot.sh PATH/TO/UUID-FOLDER-OF-SOME-USER Update : moved the file to github gist.

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