Author Topic: Attempting to reinstall on OS X 10.11.6, "... errors with the installation"  (Read 613 times)

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Offline dkuiphoff

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"The installation failed.  The installer encountered an error that caused the installation to fail."

Any ideas what the problem might be?

Here is the system log pertaining to the attempted installation:

Sep  9 18:35:39 iMac RTProtectionDaemon[52]: Couldn't find appropriate rule for '/Volumes/Avast Mac Security' path.
Sep  9 18:35:39 iMac kernel[0]: hfs: mounted Avast Mac Security on device disk4s1
Sep  9 18:35:39 iMac fseventsd[54]: Logging disabled completely for device:1: /Volumes/Avast Mac Security
Sep  9 18:35:40 iMac mds[71]: (Volume.Normal:2464) volume:0x7ffc5c98f600 ********** Bootstrapped Creating a default store:1 SpotLoc:(null) SpotVerLoc:(null) occlude:0 /Volumes/Avast Mac Security
Sep  9 18:49:38 iMac com.apple.xpc.launchd[1] (com.apple.xpc.launchd.domain.system): Could not read path: path = /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.avast.update.plist, error = 2: No such file or directory
Sep  9 18:49:41 iMac kernel[0]: Kext com.avast.AvastFileShield not found for unload request.
Sep  9 18:49:41 iMac kernel[0]: Kext com.avast.PacketForwarder not found for unload request.
Sep  9 18:49:44 iMac com.apple.xpc.launchd[1] (com.apple.xpc.launchd.domain.system): Could not read path: path = /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.avast.init.plist, error = 2: No such file or directory
Sep  9 18:49:44 iMac com.apple.xpc.launchd[1] (com.apple.xpc.launchd.domain.system): Could not read path: path = /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.avast.uninstall.plist, error = 2: No such file or directory

After closing the dialog box, I clicked on the button, "show error", but it displayed nothing.