Macintosh Software from NC State University OIT

Macintosh Software from NC State University Office of Information Technology

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

For information on creating digital signs with webXkioskII  see:…-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 infomation 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 which 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 Univeral 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.