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Migration from NetWare 6.5 SP7 to SLES10SP2-OES2SP1 Hiccup



By: mbruner1

January 28, 2010 10:35 am

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After doing a pre-migration of a Volume from NetWare 6.5 SP7 to SLES10-SP2 w/ OES2-SP1 all of the file structures appeared to be correct. We did this “Pre-migration” in order to copy the bulk of our user files prior to doing a final sync and pointing to the new volume on the new server. But after the sync, we found that some of the source files and the destination files had the EXACT same size, creation date, and modified date, but the content was different. Here is how it went down.

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DHCP – Manual Migration From OpenLDAP to eDirectory on SLES



By: palaniappan1

August 18, 2009 3:36 pm

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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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YaST – Manual Migration From OpenLDAP to eDirectory on SLES



By: palaniappan1

August 7, 2009 11:44 am

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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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NetWare to Open Enterprise Server 2 Migration – Lessons Learned

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By: mfaris01

July 14, 2009 1:38 pm

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



By: npelton

May 28, 2009 4:05 pm

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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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Moving NetWare Services to Linux



By: dclower

April 29, 2009 9:57 am

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



By: dclower

April 20, 2009 8:55 am

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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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XEN Virtual Machine Migration



By: samprior

June 27, 2008 1:32 pm

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

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



By: fpatterson

May 7, 2008 10:38 am

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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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