By: mfaris01

July 14, 2009 1:38 pm


NetWare to Open Enterprise Server 2 Migration – Lessons Learned

Over the past couple of months, I have been involved with migrating remote NetWare servers to Open Enterprise Server 2 (OES2) Linux. During this time, there are some lessons that have been learned that hopefully this article will be able to help you, the reader, perform your own migrations more smoothly and avoid some of the pitfalls we encountered.

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By: geoffc

June 11, 2009 2:06 pm


Troubleshooting pam_ldap Against eDirectory Issues

Geoff Carman explains Pluggable Authentication Modules. Learn how to configure them, and how to troubleshoot them when things go awry.

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By: npelton

May 28, 2009 4:05 pm


Documenting IRF/M's and Trustees Assignments in Preparation for OES2 Migration

Want to make sure you have a full copy of all volume trustee and IRF’s on a per volume basis before beginning your migration to OES2 SLES? I did and this is what I came up with….

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By: sakila

April 30, 2009 11:30 am


By: dclower

April 29, 2009 9:57 am


Moving NetWare Services to Linux

NetWare isn’t dead, it’s moving to Linux! It’s called Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 and runs on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server.

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By: dclower

April 20, 2009 8:55 am


Move IT: Migrating to Novell Open Enterprise 2 (Linux)

Now is the time to Move IT and upgrade customers to Open Enterprise Server 2 and they want to be sure it will be a success! Do you know how to help them make that happen?

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By: mfaris01

March 9, 2009 4:33 pm


Open Enterprise Server 2 SP1 Migration Guide – Windows NT/2K+

Migrating from Windows to OES 2 SP1 does not provide a simple, straightforward GUI to migrate all the services. File Share migration uses a nice GUI utility, everything is manual and command line based. Not overly difficult, really. There are a few things to that need to be considered before you can start. There are specifics, but here’s what I used and suggest to make sure that you don’t hit any road blocks.

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By: mfaris01

March 3, 2009 9:04 am


Open Enterprise Server 2 SP1 Migration Guide – Vol. 2, OES1

Even though the majority of Novell users are concerned with migrating NetWare to Open Enterprise Server 2 Linux, there are those users who migrated their NetWare servers to OES 1 Linux. This guide from Mike Faris was written to help those with OES 1 Linux migrate their servers to OES 2 SP1 Linux.

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By: mfaris01

February 20, 2009 8:22 am


Open Enterprise Server 2 SP1 Migration Guide – Vol. 1, NetWare

Frequent-contributor Mike Faris has rewritten one of his most popular articles, so you don’t have to know about previous software packages to follow his steps. He has plans to write additional migration articles as well, which you will find here. This is what makes Cool Solutions so cool. Smart people, sharing. Thanks Mike!

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By: gsanjeev

January 16, 2009 4:38 pm


Clustering iFolder using OES 2 SP1 and SLES 10 SP2 Linux Server

This AppNote provides a step by step procedure to set up an iFolder server on a NCS cluster. It also describes how to configure NCS using iSCSi, and how to configure an iFolder server on NSS for high availability configuration.

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