I just went to upgrade my version of dbvisualizer and get stuck when unpacking files
I get the error /Applications/DbVisualizer.app/Contents/Plugins/jre.bundle/Contents/Home/bin/unpack200 Could not create this file. Shall I try again?
Hitting yes just brings the error up again
I am an elevated user while installing
I am using macOS Mojave version 10.14
I was able to "fix" this by installing to the Documents directory
Thanks for the update.
I have the save issue, with the same macOS version. Is there any other solution for this, then besides installing in a different directory?
I managed to get passed all error messages, by via finder changing the file and folder permissions to 777 instead of 775.
But them all of a sudden the application will not start anymore....
Running the install again or rebooting the Mac didn't solve the issue. Please help...
Try install in a brand new folder.
Installing in a brand new folder really isn't a sufficient answer. I get this error every time I try to upgrade DbVisualizer. If I install DbVisualizer in a brand new directory, the new install doesn't keep any of my Connection settings. And exporting and re-importing the Connections is a serious pain.
I found that recursively changing the ownership of DbVisualizer.app to me worked:
sudo chown -R $(whoami) /Applications/DbVisualizer.app
Your settings including connection definitions are not stored with the software. They are stored in ~/.dbvis. Installing in a new folder shouldn't be an issue based on that.