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Pulse Secure on Debian 9.1?


pw008
Contributor (0)
Sep 17, 2017 6:42pm
I hope I'm asking this in the correct place. I attend my local university and use Pulse Secure to remotely connect to their network to use some of the software from home. I've been using Ubuntu without issue, but I got a new computer and decided to try Debian for a change. I've got my system pretty much set up, and I'm loving it. Debian 9.1. Everything works but Pulse and I don't want to switch back just because of this if I don't have to. It seemed to install without issue. When I run the dependency script, it doesn't indicate any missing packages. But when I try to open Pulse, absolutely nothing happens. Any ideas? Thanks.



csuchindra
Contributor (0)
Sep 21, 2017 4:10am
Hi pw008,

Which version of Pulse Secure Client are you trying to install?

BTW Let me know if the following works:

sudo apt-get install net-tools
# Then install the Pulse Secure Linux Client, launch it and test it
zanyterp
Pulse Secure Contributor (40)
Sep 21, 2017 1:30pm
In addition to what csuchindra updated, Debian 9 is not supported
pw008
Contributor (0)
Sep 21, 2017 11:16pm
Thanks everyone, I had forgotten about this post. I got around the issue for now by doing a full install of Ubuntu on a flash drive and installing Pulse Secure and Remmina there.