This article provides information on how to migrate DHCP from OpenLDAP to eDirectory manually on SLES 9 or above, making sure that LDAP based applications do not break.
August 18, 2009 3:36 pm
August 7, 2009 11:44 am
This AppNote provides information on how to migrate YaST from OpenLDAP to eDirectory manually on SLES, making sure that LDAP based applications do not break. SLES offers eDirectory to be used as an alternate to OpenLDAP. But applications already using LDAP on SLES would break unless there is a provision to migrate the existing data from OpenLDAP to eDirectory.
July 14, 2009 1:38 pm
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.
May 28, 2009 4:05 pm
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….
April 29, 2009 9:57 am
April 20, 2009 8:55 am
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?
June 27, 2008 1:32 pm
June 25, 2008 12:46 pm
In some cases, system administrators need to enable UID 0 login for LDAP and other authentication sources. However, SUSE Linux by default prohibits that behavior. With a little tweaking of the PAM stack, you can have UID 0 logins without giving away the local root password!
May 7, 2008 10:38 am
Fred Patterson shares a tip on how to turn your /etc/passwd, /etc/group and /etc/shadow files into a LDAP database.
April 22, 2008 8:01 am
Daniel Bray explains what was causing a synchronization error when he migrated GroupWise to SLES 10sp1.