Macintosh Software from NC State University OIT

Most software found here is Copyright NC State University, 2000-Present.


For information on creating digital signs with webXkioskII  see:
https://oit.ncsu.edu/help-support/macintosh/macintosh-software-from-nc-state-university-oit/building-a-digit…-for-web-content/


OpenAFS Configuration and Software:

NC State OpenAFS
Installation procedure and software needed to setup kerberos and OpenAFS for use on Macintosh at NC State University.

AdminLauncher
An administrative application launching program for public or novice user environments.  Allows the machine administrator to create a menu of one-click buttons to launch applications, documents etc.  Tips on deployment in multi-user environments.

webXkioskII
A full screen, web kiosk application with security, web screen saver,  and some “universal access” features.  This application can be used to create public information and/or web kiosks.

webXsaver
A screen saver module which will display a web page.  Used in lab settings to run banners over the login window on Mac OS X 10.3 and 10.4.

webXpreloginagent for 10.5+
Is a Privileged Helper Tool application for 10.5+ which will display a single URL.  Used in digital signs to run banners over the login window in Mac OS X 10.5+. NO LONGER SUPPORTED.

klpr PDE
A printer dialog extension that interfaces with a cups backend to provide kerberized printing to LPRng servers under MacOS X 10.3 only.  Install includes klpr cups backend and lpd.conf file, which must be configured for your environment.

Kerberized Printing for 10.2 only
Old way to print to kerberized print servers under 10.2 with scripted backend and iHook. There are better ways.

OpenAFS Contextual Menu Item
This is a Universal Binary build of a Contextual Menu Plug-in that works with OpenAFS and the MacOS X 10.3+ Finder to provide some fs and pts functions.