Software update

Mac OSX Update

Update Mac OS via Agent Procedure

Description

These agent procedures allow you to run all system updates for your Mac OS X endpoints.

It will scan for all available updates and then install them all. It might take a long time depending on how many updates are pending.
The updates will not take effect up until the machine is restarted, which is not part of the script so that you can schedule it at your most convenient time.
Edit (03/25/19): The procedures with reboot have been removed due to a boot loop issue, reboot will need to be scheduled outside of this procedure.

Developer
  • Name: Douglas Sanchez
  • Company: Kaseya
  • Website: http://www.kaseya.com
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  • Summary
  • Mac OSX Update
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  • Released on November 29th, 2017
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    Discussion
    Gravatar for Patrick Hefner
    Patrick Hefner almost 2 years ago

    So far I've tested this on a few Macs, and they are constantly rebooting now.

    Gravatar for Dean Claypool
    Dean Claypool 8 months ago

    To perform system updates, add optionĀ --include-config-data to both of the softwareupdate commands (reboot is required).

    To avoid reboot loops, ensure Skip if offline is selected when scheduling.

    I also added strategic pauseProcedure() after each executeShellCommand() to ensure ample time allowed to execute properly.