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Drive Eraser Configuration Tool - 2.xN/A

Description

This page will go through the necessary steps on how to deploy Blancco Drive Eraser Configuration Tool 2.x in a MacOS environment.

Requirements:

  • OpenJDK 8 is required (such as Amazon Corretto 8 64-bit for MacOS).
  • 3rd Party web browser as native Apple browser is not officially supported.

Step by step instructions

Before following below steps, make sure you have successfully installed OpenJDK 8.

Installing the software

  1. Download the Drive Eraser Configuration Tool software, available here Download: Blancco Drive Eraser Image Configuration Tool
  2. Extract installation package to a temporary folder
  3. Browse and open temporary folder with the package contents
  4. Execute the .jar file to begin the installation process. The file can be executed by double clicking it or by issuing below command from terminal (make sure to edit the directory path to match your system).

    Code Block
    java -jar /path/to/jar/file/DriveEraserConfigurationTool.jar
  5. Follow the instructions provided by the installer to complete the process

Starting the Configuration Tool service

  1. Open Terminal and navigate to the Configuration Tool installation directory
  2. Issue the following command to start the Configuration Tool service

    Code Block
    sudo bash dect_server.sh start 
  3. Service should be running now and you can access the Configuration Tool through a web browser by navigating to http://localhost:9000

Stopping the Configuration Tool service

  1. Open Terminal and navigate to the Configuration Tool installation directory
  2. Issue the following command to stop the Configuration Tool service

    Code Block
    sudo bash dect_server.sh stop

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