[Openvas-discuss] Greenbone Security Desktop (GSD) on Mac OS?

Jan-Oliver Wagner Jan-Oliver.Wagner at greenbone.net
Thu Mar 31 11:23:35 CEST 2011

On Mittwoch, 30. März 2011, Jan Muhammad wrote:
> After successful installation of OpenVAS and its 
> components via binaries (using Yum) on Fedora Core 13; now for testing purpose I need to 
> install the user interface (Greenbone Security Desktop (GSD) on my Mac OS to 
> connect to OpenVAS scanner running on Fedora core. 
> Any hints how can I do that? As have installed other components from binaries; how can I do the same for GSD. 
> Tried to search list archives for GSD installation package for Mac, but couldn't find any. Also wondering the tar file on http://wald.intevation.org/frs/download.php/860/gsd-1.1.1.tar.gz, couldn't be installed on Mac.

thats a source code file.

There is no ready-to-install package for Mac yet.

> Also
>  will appreciate if I can get some help  related to links to documentation (user 
> guide/manuals) or any blogs on OpenVAS components and their working mechanism.

The documentation is the least developed part of OpenVAS.
Several sections of the Greenbone "Learning Center" also apply
for OpenVAS-4: http://www.greenbone.net


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