Updated: Perl-coded script designed to backup eDirectory on Linux or Solaris.
Checks eDirectory object associations for NCS volume resources on OES Linux.
Comprehensive high availability to ordinary virtual machines running on the Xen virtual machine monitor.
During the iPrint migration, all of the drivers are migrated, the existing printers are renamed adding _NW to the end of the names, and the new iPrint Printers are created. The users assigned to the old printers are assigned to the new printers as well, but there is a caveat. That only allows the users to install the printers from the web page at http://serveraddress/ipp. It does not force install the printers for the users. Here is how you can work around this.
Geoff Carman explains Pluggable Authentication Modules. Learn how to configure them, and how to troubleshoot them when things go awry.
How do you make sure that a process has stopped after you’ve asked it nicely? This is a recipe to give a process a certain amount of time to terminate before it is terminated forcefully.
Novell Technical Services is pleased to announce the availability of the Novell Support Advisor (Beta Release).
Set up your SLES 10 VMware image to automatically create virtual network adapters at boot time and configure the eDirectory configuration file for newly acquired DHCP addresses during boot.
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!
Modifications to Maia Mailguard anti-spam and anti-virus e-mail gateway to allow user login using LDAP authentication to Novell eDirectory LDAP server.