MacTech Group Agenda
June 6, 2009
2:30 to 4:30 — Room B16-B Hillsborough Bld.
1) Announcements – 5 min
a) OIT will support only version 10.3 or newer of Mac OS X after Dec 31, 2008.
b) OIT will support only version 10.4 or newer of Mac OS X after Dec 31, 2009.
c) OIT does not have a support policy for Boot Camp.
d) OIT does not support Classic mode on either ppc or intel hardware at all.
e) MacOS AMP Licenses and Media at www.ncsu.edu/software/available-software/product.php?software=106
f) SymantecVirus from OIT must legally be removed from all computers by June 22, 2009.
g) VirusBarrier X5 – oit.ncsu.edu/antivirus. Update defs with NetUpdate.
h) OIT Macintosh Support Web Site http://oit.ncsu.edu/macintosh for updates.
i) Unity Macintosh Kit uses /Users/$uid$ in the LDAPv3 configuration to create a local home on each machine at login
j) Modified Unity Macintosh Kits are supported by the unit which has made the modifications
k) Due to budget restrictions OIT will not have a representative at WWDC 2009
l) NO JULY 14 MEETING: MacPolicy and MacTech will both meet Aug 11, 2009 instead.
2) Virus Barrier X4 -Ed Lee – 10 min.
Virus Barrier x4 for MacOS X 10.3 Discussion.
3) Summer 2009 Kit Issues – 20 min.
Discussion of known issues and patches. http://oit.ncsu.edu/macintosh/macintosh-lab-kits#issues
4) New Apple Updates – 45 min.
5) WWDC Report without being there – 30 min.
Discussion of known WWDC announcements.
6) Apple Survey Homework – 5 min.
OIT is asking MacTech (and campus) to prepare inventory of Apple hardware and OS version for a survey summer 2009. Discussion.
7) Q&A – 15 min
You ask we try to answer.
Next meeting – Tuesday. ***Aug 11, 2009*** in Room B16-B Hillsborough from 2:30-4:30 pm.
MacTech – 2nd Tuesday each month: 2009: Jan. 13, Feb. 10, Mar. 10, Apr. 14, May. 12, Jun. 9, Aug. 11, Sep. 8, Oct. 13, Nov. 10, Dec.8
MacPolicy – 2nd Tuesday of every other month: 2009: Jan. 13, Mar. 10, May. 12, Aug 11, Sep. 8, Nov. 10.
All meetings will be held in B16-B Hillsborough Bld.
Please mark your calendar.