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Install SEP 12.1.2 for Mac via Altiris

Created: 29 Nov 2012 | 1 comment

I am currently setting up a policy to install SEP 12.1.2 on Mac clients via Altiris. Before when I set up a policy to install SEP 12.1.1 on Mac clients I used the command line pkg-rollout -f SymantecEndpointProtection.zip (see attachment sep12.1.2script.png). Now when I try to use that same command line for the SEP 12.1.2 client package it does not work. I know that the installer package has changed in the new version and that there is no longer a .mpkg file but a .pkg file. Is there a command line that will work in Altiris to install SEP 12.1.2?

Thanks!

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Andrei Fedulin's picture

Hi,

Could you please clarify "doesn't work" statement? command line execution fails on client? If so can you post output of next command:

swdDir=`cat /opt/altiris/notification/nsagent/var/policies/\{8BFB1A17-B46B-47AF-96BA-590D700D8A7F\}.xml | grep ExecuteSoftware | awk -F"\"" {'print $2'}`;cat /opt/altiris/notification/nsagent/var/swd/$swdDir/swd-install.0.output.log
 

Just replace guid 8BFB1A17-B46B-47AF-96BA-590D700D8A7F  with your policy guid.

Thanks,

Andrei