Tips for managing Macintosh computer labs
This is a stub article for information regarding managing Macintosh computer labs.
A great resource for deploying Macintosh computer labs is Mike Bombich's website.
Original info from Gerrit DeWitt at Auburn University and forwarded by James Dustin at Virginia Tech:
to permanently disablelaunchctl unload -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.backupd-attach.plistto reenablelaunchctl load -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.backupd-attach.plistbrief explanationThe executable responsible for making backups and detecting disks is backupd-helper in /System/Library/CoreServices/backupd.bundle/Contents/Resources/. And, you tell launchd to load or not load specific daemons by calling launchctl with either the load or unload subcommand followed by -w to specify the configuration file you want to work on.See man launchctl for more info.