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system manager 3.0 mac error


Every time I try to login to ontap 8 system: Unable to launch browser. Ensure the path 'null' is correct and try again...anyone else getting this error ?




Yes I am getting this as well.

I changed the browser path from "null" to "/Applications/Firefox.app" and the problem went away.   However, it still launches in Safari.  Hmmm..

Also when I quit it doesn't terminate the processes.   i.e. these are left running:

  501  4312   200   0  2:38PM ??         0:00.09 /Applications/SystemManager3.app/Contents/MacOS/SystemManager3 -psn_0_1458532

  501  4314  4312   0  2:38PM ??         0:05.17 /usr/bin/java -classpath /Applications/SystemManager3.app/Contents/Resources/WebServer -jar /Applications/SystemManager3.app/Contents/Resources/WebServer/SystemManager.jar

I have to kill them before I launch System Manager again.


Hi John,

You said :

"I changed the browser path from "null" to "/Applications/Firefox.app"

How did you do that ? which file did you edit ?


from the bash shell, you should be able to say:


$ BROWSER=/Applications/Firefox.app/ java -jar SystemManager.jar, however this doesn't work for me either.


I got mine working nicely now.

I switched it all to Google Chrome.

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