Ditto errors from SIP protected directories

Number:rdar://23250310 Date Originated:25/10/15
Status:Duplicate Resolved:
Product:OS X Product Version:10.11
Classification: Reproducible:Always
On 10.11 when ditto-ing files from a SIP protected directory, the file copies but errors afterwards

Steps to Reproduce:
1. sudo ditto /System/Library/CoreServices/SystemVersion.plist ~/Desktop/

Expected Results:
File should copy without error

Actual Results:
File copies with an error

10.11.x all


It's been, oh 6 years. I know that you mentioned your ticket was closed due to it being a duplicate of another reported issue. Do you know where to find the original ticket? I would like to know what happened. I am coming from https://macmule.com/2015/11/08/ditto-operation-not-permitted-from-sip-protected-locations-on-el-capitan/


By santos.poland at May 6, 2021, 8:57 p.m. (reply...)

Duplicate of another issue (21716129) and will be closed.

By benjaminrichardtoms at Nov. 12, 2015, 8:12 a.m. (reply...)

Update from Apple

Apple requested for me to run the commands when sys diagnose was running

By benjaminrichardtoms at Nov. 6, 2015, 10:02 p.m. (reply...)

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