macFUSE Installation

For macOS users, macFUSE is required to mount your ObjectiveFS filesystem. This document describes the steps to install macFUSE.

  1. Download the latest macFUSE here
    reference: macFUSE repository

  2. Install macFUSE on your machine

  3. Approve the FUSE kernel extension (macOS 10.13 and newer)
    a. Go to System Preference -> Security & Privacy -> General
    b. Click on “Allow” to allow FUSE to run
    c. You may need to restart the machine for the changes to take effect
    reference: User-Approved Kernel Extension Loading from Apple

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Last updated by ObjectiveFS staff, October 3, 2022

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