ihateapple.net

Main Forum Index

Forum Home

Post Reply

Email Forum Admins

Log In

Search Forums

Read Messages

Send a Message

Edit Your Settings

Forum Rules

Help


what are these categories of which you speak? .....
By:  P. Briscoe (Non running-dog anti-imperial anti-Bush unapologist name-changer; 22208)
Posted on: 03-08-2019 11:22.
Client: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10_14_1) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/72.0.3626.119 Safari/537.36
IP: Logged 
Message views: 13 (Score: 0)  


JAMF interface is simply Profiles>New. I don't recall categories.

In our production environment, only a small sysadmin group can create profiles because in our case, there are about 70 IT staff using JAMF. Too many spoons in the soup. We have multiple sites, but there were issues where if you create a profile that has a conflicting payload with an existing profile, then neither payload is enforced.

So we have a TEST JAMF environment in which anyone can do anything. That way we can check for conflicts before moving policies/scripts/profiles/packages, etc. to production. It's pretty easy to simply copy the payloads to production once it clears testing.

That really is the way to go. Except the engineers often wipe the TEST environment VM without backing it up on super-short notice--very annoying.

Not my job to save my work in my own personal github. That's what a TEST env is for. Those guys are assholes sometimes.

Edited by P. Briscoe at 3/8/2019 11:23:58 AM

Edited by P. Briscoe at 3/8/2019 11:24:42 AM