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Updated DNS / DHCP Console for OS X ( Apple Macintosh )



By: jlodom

September 20, 2011 12:18 pm

Reads: 485

Administer Novell DNS and DHCP smoothly from OS X!

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eDirectory Restoration – A Case of Perfect Replication of a Change



By: mfaris01

December 14, 2010 10:09 am

Reads: 65

You’ve followed all the best practices and documentation. Your eDirectory trees are healthy and replicating with no errors. Time is in synchronization and ndsrepair shows no errors or external references hanging out there.

So, what do you do when eDirectory gets a request to remove 20,000 members from a group and replicates the change to all of the replicas?

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Input Transformation: Names and Titles



By: preycor

October 20, 2009 4:00 am

Reads: 211

In a recent Identity Management project I found myself reading information from an HR system via JDBC, then needing to write it into the Identity Vault. From there it would disperse to other systems, one of which was GroupWise.

The HR system stored all information in a capitalised fashion. It’s quite obviously undesirable for all entries in a GroupWise address book to be capitalised, so I needed to transform the data. Read on to see how the data transformation was done.

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LDAP Virtual List View (VLV) Control



By: ab

July 14, 2009 12:05 pm

Reads: 291

Once in a while an issue comes up where application A gives some odd errors in eDirectory but those errors seem to be cosmetic as application A is still fine and works (unless you count the messages in ndstrace). What does this mean when you see a -714 from eDirectory while tracing LDAP that is talking about some “iterator”? What does an LDAP error 51 mean when everything still seems to return properly? Today I am going to try to share some information on Virtual List Views (VLV) by explaining what they are, how you can use them, and a few cases where they do not work with eDirectory.

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Using Linux Scripts to Manage IDM Drivers



By: gchilders

February 25, 2009 3:10 pm

Reads: 342

Once you have the IDM product up and running, you’re always looking for ways to simplify and automate various maintenance tasks. This is particularly true when you have implemented IDM on the Linux platform, since Linux administrators tend to rely heavily upon using scripts to automate the day-to-day management tasks that are required. This ability to automate complex tasks with scripts is one of the strengths of the Linux operating system…

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Sentinel Query for WSUS



By: otoquero

April 9, 2008 7:36 am

Reads: 179

Here’s a Sentinel query that gets information from WSUS, shared by Osiris Toquero.

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Managing Multiple Apps with the Same Name in NSL



By: dguest

April 9, 2008 7:28 am

Reads: 159

David Guest explains how to create two application definitions for the same executable name in NSL.

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NSL Script for the New Novell Login Screen



By: dguest

April 1, 2008 8:12 am

Reads: 205

David Guest shares an NSL script for the new Novell login screen.

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Automatic HTML Form Submission



By: rkalfane

March 5, 2008 9:14 am

Reads: 509

This article by Reza Kalfane shows you how to automate HTTP actions such as logging in to a website and retrieving content on different pages.

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Prompting for Reboot with an NSL 6.1 Scripted Install



By: coolguys

March 5, 2008 6:43 am

Reads: 174

Allan Clausen shares an NSL response file that prompts the user for a reboot after installation.

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