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CrashPlan 3.4.1 and above stuck on "Waiting for Crashplan to Start" Mac

In case anyone runs across this, after CrashPlan 3.3 likes like the folks at Code42 compiled their code using Java 6.


I have an old Mac server running 10.5.8, after the upgrade the application got stuck at “Waiting for the CrashPlan ProE Server to Start”


You have to get Java 6 on that machine and then update the LaunchDaemon to point to the 1.6.0 directory.


I installed Java 6 using this link:



Then had to edit your LaunchDaemon to point to the new directory.





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