Already been googling around, and I read that I am not the only one. Does anyone have a suggestion how to install create agent on MaxOs Big Sur (11.6). After opening the installer I get an error message (problem running post install). Already tried the suggestion in this link
Hi @MeandMrsJones. Please post the full and exact text of the error. I see an error message in the linked article, but it is possible there might be a small but important difference in your error message.
I see the Arduino Create Agent developers are tracking a similar error here:
That report mentions the use of the Mac M1. are you also using an M1?
Sorry for my late reply.
MacBook Pro, 13-inch, M1,2020. Chip Apple M1. memory 8GB.
De installer wants to install the following : /Users/MyUsername/Applications/ArduinoCreateAgent
Then I get this error : Problem running post-install step. Installation may not complete correctly
Error running osascript -e "do shell script "security add-trusted-cert -d -r trustRoot -k /Library/Keychains/System.keychain /Users/MyUsername/Applications/ArduinoCreateAgent/ArduinoCreateAgent.app/Contents/MacOS/ca.cert.pem" with administrator privileges": 0:231: execution error: SecTrustSettingsSetTrustSettings: The authorization was denied since no user interaction was possible. (1)
And then nothing is installed. Very weird.
Any suggestions ? Thanks.
Upon further investigation this is something we can't seem to be able to tackle unless InstallBuilder allows shell scripts to be executed.
There is a chain of trust which fails when launching an AppleScript invoking a Shell script.
For now, users who get this issue, please run this command in the terminal after installing the Agent
Thank you.That is some progress. Now at least the app is installed in my application directory. But when I Click on it, nothing happend. No error message at all. I checked the preference pane regarding security to see if I have been asked for some kind of acceptance of a certificate, but nothing. Which step m I missing now? Thanks for your support.
Try using Arduino Web Editor now. Arduino Create Agent is a background application that facilitates the communication between the cloud-based Arduino Create and the Arduino board that is connected to your computer. The Arduino Create Agent doesn't do anything noticeable on its own.