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#58 flush mcx caches

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2012-10-09
2007-03-29
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"R.W. Sanders" rwsanders at di-no com suggests:

MCX cache (C not D sorry about the typo) files are created on client machines as part of managed client setup with an OS X server.

generally involved in all sorts of problems:

http://www.afp548.com/forum/viewtopic.php?forum=39&showtopic=10227http://www.afp548.com/forum/viewtopic.php?forum=39&showtopic=10227

different approaches to flushing it:

http://www.afp548.com/article.php?story=2004120613515060http://www.afp548.com/article.php?story=2004120613515060

http://homepage.mac.com/applesd/page2/page1/page0/index.htmlhttp://homepage.mac.com/applesd/page2/page1/page0/index.html
Flush MCX Cache
For 10.4.x
rm -r /Library/Managed\ Preferences/*
/System/Library/CoreServices/mcxd.app/Contents/Resources/MCXCacher -f
Run as "root" user
Flush MCX Cache
For 10.2-10.3
/usr/bin/nicl -t 127.0.0.1/local -delete /mcx_cache
Run as "root" user

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