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Out of the box the Apple wiki server doesn’t allow much freedom when it comes to the types of html code you can include in your wiki’s. What if I want to embed flash into my wiki post or include an iframe to a Youtube video?
What are some solutions?
1.) Build an in house Word Press site? – No.
2.) Suck it up and get over it? – No.
3.) Hack up some plists? – Yes….

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Talking people through connecting to a network server and creating an alias on their desktop can be an impossible task. However most people will blindly click ‘continue’ when installing an app. So, how to merge the two together to get the Alias on the users desktop…

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I encountered an issue where students at our school were using Little Snitch (a personal firewall application) to block Casper and other management programs that had been set in place. So we needed an way to kill and remove Little Snitch from their computers. The following script was written by another Sysadmin that I work with and was tweaked to include some logic to make sure it wasn’t run on machines that didn’t have Little Snitch installed.

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Snow Leopard ServerFor some people updating their Mac OS X servers from Snow Leopard to Lion isn’t an option. So the question that presents itself is:

“How do I let my Lion clients get their updates from my internal Snow Leopard Software Update Server?”

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