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Docker for mac doesnt install helper


(Benjamin Rizkowsky) #1

Expected behavior

Docker for mac installs

Actual behavior

Does not install asks for administrator password infinitely.

Information

  • the output of:
    • system console logs on OSX
4/18/16 11:12:12.840 AM com.apple.xpc.launchd[1]: (com.apple.xpc.launchd.domain.system) Caller specified a plist with bad ownership/permissions: path = /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.docker.vmnetd.plist, caller = smd.23665
4/18/16 11:12:12.840 AM com.docker.app[24426]: Failed to install networking components.

Steps to reproduce the behavior

  1. Double click on docker.app

###The fix.

  1. Run these commands
sudo chmod 600 /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.docker.vmnetd.plist
sudo chown root /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.docker.vmnetd.plist
  1. Run the docker.app again.