iTunes Error: “You do not have enough access privileges for this operation.” (-45054).

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After migrating to a new Mac I was getting the errors below when launching iTunes;

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Spinning Beachball when coming out of sleep or when deactivating the screen saver

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We set our Macs to require a password when woken from sleep or the screensaver.

Around the beginning of November several of our 10.8.x Mac users started to advise that they were seeing the dreaded spinning beachball/pinwheel when trying to wake their Macs.

It appears we were not alone in this issue.

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Error: Package not successfully downloaded: 33

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Even though we’re using a HTTP/S distribution point, that should allow for resumable downloads we sometimes see the below error;

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Error: Package not successfully downloaded: 60

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Within our Casper environment all our distribution points are HTTPS. On occasions we’ll get the emails from our JAMF Software Server containing the below:
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ERROR 2006 (HY000) at line: MySQL server has gone away.

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I’ve been trying to restore my JSS 8.73 to a test server in preparation to test upgrading to 9.2x, but during the restore i was getting the error “ERROR 2006 (HY000) at line 1692: MySQL server has gone away” as shown below. Continue reading

JSS Database Utility: Change MySQL Settings greyed out

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When creating test JSS instances,  I often stumble over this issue where the “Change MySQL Settings…” option is greyed out.

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Error: /var/log/jamfChangeManagement.log (Permission denied)

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As mentioned in my previous post, we have a simple cluster setup for our JSS.

The “cloud” accessible version of our JSS we disable the web app, so if you navigate to it you’ll be presented with the below:

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Error: Could not connect to the JSS. Status – 503

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This weekend our firewalls were replaced with us moving from one vendor to another. This took a little longer than required due to some issues with rules & inside outside definitions, but my colleague was more than up to the challenge.

This change  required our VPN config profile to be re-pushed, it seemed to work. But further testing revealed we had an issue.

We have a simple cluster for our JSS with one server “cloud” accessible in the DMZ & another on our WAN that is our master JSS, post firewall change I checked:

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iDevice Mail Error: “Cannot Get Mail. The connection to the server failed” / “The operation couldn’t be completed. (DAErrorDomain error 111.)”

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Infrequently we’ve been seeing the  below error on some iDevices after enrolling into our MDM solution.

“Cannot Get Mail. The connection to the server failed”

Plugging those devices into a computer running iPhone Configuration Utility would reveal the following errors in the logs.

“The operation couldn’t be completed. (DAErrorDomain error 111.)”

Realising we had maybe a more Exchange side issue, we looked at the logs on the Exchange Server we were connecting to.. these logs contained the following errors: Continue reading