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Taco Based Connectors Validation Fails On Mac Os


Published: 09 Dec 2021
Last Modified Date: 10 Dec 2021

Issue

Taco based connectors fails to connect with a Package signature verification error code on MacOS.
There was a problem while running the connector plugin. Reinstall the plugin or contact the plugin provider.
Note that you might need to make local configuration changes to resolve the error.
Error Code: 14D18B1F
Package signature verification failed during connection creation.

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop on Mac OS
  • Tableau Desktop 2021.3.4
  • Tableau Desktop 2021.2.5 
  • Tableau Desktop 2021.1.8
  • Tableau Desktop 2020.4.11

Resolution

Workaround  

Start Tableau Desktop by disabling the signature verification for tacos with the following option -DDisableVerifyConnectorPluginSignature=true
https://tableau.github.io/connector-plugin-sdk/docs/run-taco#disabling-signature-verification

Or use the older release of Tableau Desktop e.g. 2021.3.3. 
 

Cause

This issue is under investigation by development.
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