By: palaniappan1

August 18, 2009 3:36 pm

DHCP – Manual Migration From OpenLDAP to eDirectory on SLES

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.

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By: palaniappan1

August 7, 2009 11:44 am

YaST – Manual Migration From OpenLDAP to eDirectory on SLES

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.

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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: 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: 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: samprior

June 27, 2008 1:32 pm

XEN Virtual Machine Migration

Sam Prior shows you two different methods to migrate a virtual machine from one physical server to another.

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By: utlemming

June 25, 2008 12:46 pm

Enabling UID 0 logins via LDAP or other external authentication source

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!

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By: fpatterson

May 7, 2008 10:38 am

How to migrate users from passwd to openLDAP, on a SLES 10 server

Fred Patterson shares a tip on how to turn your /etc/passwd, /etc/group and /etc/shadow files into a LDAP database.

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By: dbray

April 22, 2008 8:01 am

Solving a Samba Rights Issue with GroupWise Migration to Linux

Daniel Bray explains what was causing a synchronization error when he migrated GroupWise to SLES 10sp1.

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