SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Since eDirectory 8.8 was released Novell/NetIQ has provided the option to have multiple eDirectory instances on a single system, and to have these running either as ‘root’ or as a non-root user. There are benefits to both, but generally speaking it is a proven and best practice to run services as non-root users.

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Jun 17, 2015
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Earlier this week I stumbled upon this because of some sloppy editing of an instances.0 file, which is the file on Linux/Unix which tells eDirectory of all of the possible instances owned by the ‘root’, aka UID 0, user. The file is held under /etc/opt/novell/eDirectory/conf/.edir/ (or under $NDSBASE/etc/opt/novell/eDirectory/conf/.edir/ for those running a non-root install under…

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By: ab
Mar 26, 2014
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It many organisations system administrators are called upon to connect our credential rich, web enabled world. Either by default because Apache instances run on servers managed by system administrators, or because Apache administrators lack depth in Light Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) and directory service knowledge. This breed of system administrator is what I refer to…

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Oct 22, 2012
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Novell provides two scripts to start and stop jboss server with the IDMProv application, but you cannot run these scripts automatically or from system startup. Tanuki Software provides a Java Service Wrapper that help to start any java application as a service and this document summarizes the configuration steps.

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By: sma
Jan 10, 2012
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This guide is designed to help you learn the ins and outs of processing stuck obituaries on OES2 Linux and SLES.

By: VDLeduc
Oct 31, 2011
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Jun 19, 2009
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Cluster IDM drivers without shared storage. High availability for your IDM engine infrastructure using heartbeat on SLES. Configuration is done per driver instance for flexibility. Focus for this solution is based on IDM not eDirectory.

By: rridley
May 29, 2009
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Need to go beyond version 1.1.0 of FreeRADIUS with SLES 10? Charles Short has a workaround that gets version 1.1.4 up and running.

By: cemshort
Mar 14, 2007
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Caterina Luppi has a simple tip for setting up a Web server in a BorderManager DMZ.

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Can Identity Manager can be used in a clustered environment? Find out the answers in this AppNote by Novell’s Jon Hardman.

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Feb 14, 2007
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