Manually uninstalling the Remote Agent for Macintosh Systems

Article:HOWTO23463  |  Created: 2010-01-01  |  Updated: 2011-08-29  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO23463
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Manually uninstalling the Remote Agent for Macintosh Systems

You can manually uninstall the Remote Agent for Macintosh Systems (Remote Agent) from Macintosh systems.

You can also use the Backup Exec installation media to uninstall the Remote Agent.

See Uninstalling the Remote Agent for Macintosh Systems.

To manually uninstall the Remote Agent for Macintosh Systems

  1. Use a logon account with Admin privileges to log on to a terminal session to connect to the Macintosh system.

  2. Change to the following directory:

    /opt/VRTSralus/bin

    For example:

    cd /opt/VRTSralus/bin

  3. Delete the following line if it is found in the /etc/inittab file:

    /opt/VRTSralus/bin/VRTSralus.init

    For example:

    rm -r /opt/VRTSralus/bin/VRTSralus.init

  4. Stop the Remote Agent daemon.

    See Stopping the Remote Agent for Macintosh Systems .

  5. Remove the Remote Agent package from the Linux or UNIX server.

  6. Change back to the root directory.

    For example:

    cd /

  7. Remove the following files:

    /etc/VRTSralus

    /opt/VRTSralus

    /var/VRTSralus

    For example:

    rm -r /etc/VRTSralus /opt/VRTSralus /var/VRTSralus

  8. Type y if you are prompted to descend into the directories.

  9. Type y if you are prompted to delete a directory.

  10. Remove the /Library/StartupItems/VRTSrams folder.

    For example:

    rm -r /Library/StartupItems/VRTSrams

  11. Type y if you are prompted to delete a directory.


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