[Box Backup] Help installing client on MacBook White
Sat, 22 Nov 2008 15:34:50 +0000
On 20/11/08 13:53, Peter Jalajas, GigaLock Backup Services wrote:
> Thanks for everything, James! Remember to dumb it down for me if you
> can (as I sit here on my windows box, I'm not even sure I know how to
> get to a command line on the mac; I'm sure it's in one of the menus).
> I'll try to update the wiki with what we gather up.
As per my previous email, installing on OS X is now the same as
installing on Linux, FreeBSD, etc and gives you the added bonus of
automatically adding the launchd plist (equiv of init/rc on Unix).
Not sure what I was thinking when I mentioned adding daemon accounts -
of course this isn't necessary for bbackupd as it runs as root.
Regarding a "command line" on Mac - just run Terminal from
Applications/Utilities in Finder. Drag it into your Dock for extra