Bad content through Lion Server profile manager

Discussion in 'Mac OS X Server, Xserve, and Networking' started by jw2002, Jul 25, 2011.

  1. macrumors 6502

    Feb 23, 2008
    Has anyone successfully downloaded and installed a profile from a Lion Server to an iOS device? I have a simple profile consisting only of VPN settings set up, and I can download and double-click the file on an OS X machine and get right into the Server Preferences -> Profiles window where it would be stored. However, whether I email it to an iOS device or have the iOS point to the Lion Server profile manager URL and click on Install, I get the following message:

    Unsupported URL
    This URL wasn't loaded: prefs:root=General&path=ManagedConfigurationList/InstallRequested&sender=com.applie.mobilesafari
    According to Apple, this should work, but following it to the letter results in the above error:
  2. macrumors 6502a


    Jan 19, 2002
    I'm not having your specific problem, but profile manager is broken beyond use. If you get it working well enough, it will break the next day from nothing. I've got a client who wants it working in 17 days.. unfortunately I'll have to inform them that Apple just isn't the same company anymore.

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