Category Archives: Mac Fixes

FileVault Key Escrow – Utilizing Active Directory or Open Directory (Part 2)

Alright folks.  I have version 1.0.5 of the script done.  It isn’t the most beautiful thing but it gets the job done.  I think I added enough checks into the script that will make you aware of any possible reasons it will fail and if it does for some reason… Read more »

FileVault Key Escrow – Utilizing Active Directory or Open Directory

So I have been thinking about how to escrow the file vault recovery keys that are generated from cauliflower vest.  At first I thought I should just try and re-create the Google App Engine instance that is needed to work with all the tools but I quickly realized that I… Read more »

Restoring a lost Recovery Partition (Volume) in Lion

*****  IMPORTANT *****  I have updated the script for Mountain Lion.  Please follow this link. http://musings.silvertooth.us/2012/08/recovery-partition-creator-v2-0/ Also I have a brand new version that at this time only works with 10.8.  It is done in Applescript and can add a recovery partition to any drive. http://musings.silvertooth.us/2013/05/recovery-partition-creator-3-0/ I was on site… Read more »