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  • baltwo Level 9 Level 9 (61,805 points)

    joekljk wrote:

    If…your just having problems with, then just add this to end of file:


    ;;; MDWorker Fix

      (allow mach-lookup

             (global-name "")

             (local-name ""))

    With those errors, better that Apple fix the muck up their p***poor sandboxing implementation, than I mess with that file. I've reported both the deny mach and deny file issues to Apple; neither have been answered or solved.

  • dgerman Level 1 Level 1 (5 points)

    I noticed that the beginning of


    has the comment:

    The contents of this file are also auto-generated and

    not user editable; it may be overwritten at any time.

    Is there a source file that should be changed in addition?


  • dgerman Level 1 Level 1 (5 points)

    /var/log > tail /System/Library/Sandbox/Profiles/



    ;;; resolving sandboxd deny mach-lookup

    ;;; MDWorker Fix   added 4/7/13

      (allow mach-lookup

             (global-name "") (local-name "")

             (global-name "") (local-name ""))


    after shutdown/boot:


    Apr  7 07:58:33 smackerpro kernel[0]: Sandbox: sandboxd(342) deny mach-lookup

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