I want to bring up a new OES Server in my Netware 6.5.8 with eDir 8.8 sp5 environment (9 Servers Total all the same versions)
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I've got several Netware 6 servers running 8.6.2, and two Netware 6.5
servers running 126.96.36.199. I'm interested in putting an OES linux server
in the tree, but am concerned about whether or not it will place nicely
with the older 8.6.2 edirectory version. Anyone have any thoughts on
whether or not this would go well with my existing environment? Would
it be worth upgrading the netware 6 servers to a new Edir version
first? I'd like to avoid upgrading the netware 6 edir versions if
possible. We're hoping to simply phase those out with new OES linux
boxes later (rather...upgrade edir 8.8.2 to 8.8.3 on OES 2 Linux
What is the best way to do this? I tried the .tgz ./nds-install method
and had errors. (IDM 3.5.1 is also installed on this server).
24/10/08:12:30:02Handling the package NDSbase
I'm looking for information re: coexistence with eDirectory 8.8.2 on new
OES2 Linux servers installed in an existing tree that largely consists
of OES NetWare 6.5 SP7 (eDirectory 188.8.131.52) servers. Is 8.8.2 backwards
compatible? I read through the OES2 documentation, including section
14.2.3 (eDirectory Coexistence and Migration), but found the information
to be lacking.
I have also reviewed article 3171434 (What Novell products are support
with Novell eDirectory 8.8 SP2,
http://www.novell.com/support/php/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=3171434&sli...Any issues with Edir 8.6.2 sp3 and 8.6.2 sp4 master
Is there any issues running edir8.6.2sp4 on the master(netware 6 sp2)
and edir8.6.2sp3 on all other servers(Netware 6 sp2 and Netware 5.1
We are currently running 8.6.2sp3 on all servers but want to upgrade
edirectory and netware. We had BIG issues before with upgrading
5.1 to sp6 and netware 6 to sp3 because of the ds update in netware6
service pack and not in netware 5.1 and 8.6.2sp4 wasn't out at the
My plan of attack is to update the master to NWsp3 and then apply
edir8.6.2sp4. Let it run for a day or 2 and see if I have the same
issues!...eDirectory 8.8, iManager 2.6 and revoked certificates
I tried to create and revoke user certificate via iManager 2.6 running
on NetWare6.5 SP5(OES SP2). First of all i tried ConsoleOne 1.36d to
verify just revoked certificate status. C1 works as expected and reports
that certificate is invalid. Then i tried to click iManager "Validate"
button to verify just the same certificate. Nevertheless iManager
reports that certificate is valid. I tried to refresh CRL object but
revoked certificate was still valid for iManager. I tried two versions
of PKI.NPM (3.1.20051209 and 3.1.20060109), both without success.
After seve...Client 4.91 vs (server 6.0sp5 & eDir 184.108.40.206 & NICI 2.6.7)
We have 3 Netware servers with eDirectory 8.7.3 FP1 (EDIR8731.EXE) and one
with eDirectory 8.7.3 IR6 (EDIR8736.EXE) and NICI 2.6.7.
When users are logged in server with eDir 220.127.116.11 and trying change password,
password did not changed with error 0xfffffa4c.
I find only description these error - NICI E NOT FOUND.
But if we recconnect user to any other server in tree, password was
successfully changed witout any error.
Help as please.
With best regards,
Peter S. Voronov
It appears that in the past few days you have not received a response to your posting. T...Upgrading 2 NetWare 5.1 servers to eDir 8.6.2
Have a 4 NetWare server environment: 2 NetWare 6.0 SP3 running eDir 8.6.2
and 2 NetWare 5.1 SP7 on NDS 85.30.
Have TID 10072620 that I'm following. Have verified the versions of
Certificate Server, NICI and Java meet the minimum requirements.
Questions is steps 4b, 4c, and 4d under SCHEMA Preparation and Verification.
Since I'm already running eDir 8.6.2 in the environment, the Schema should
already have been extended. I don't need to perform these steps do I? If I
do will I mess something up with the current directory DB? Can I just move
to step 5?
Any feedb...edir 8.7.3 upgrade on wn6sp4 servers at 8.6.2
We have 6 nw6sp4 servers currently at edir 8.6.2. We will be adding a new
nw65 server soon and from reading documentation and the forums, it appears
we need to be at 8.7.3 on our existing servers when we add the nw65.
Is there anything I should look out for, be aware of before upgrading?
I have 'Installing or Upgrading Novell eDirectory 8.7.3 on Netware'
Don't want any surprises if I can help it.
Thanks in advance for any tips, tricks or info!
Key thing is to ensure the tree itself is health first ... both sync,
time, etc, but including schema sy...Edirectory 8.6.2 to 8.7.x upgrade, licences needed?
I'm running Netware 6.0 SP5 with eDirectory 8.6.2, I'd like to install
8.7.x version, do I need a licence for that? Or would it work ok with my
What version do you recommend, 8.7.1 or 8.7.3? Which patches should be
You own a license for eDir 8.7.x when you own NetWare.
I would suggest 8.7.3 and apply the ir2 or ir3 patch as they fix 2
nasty memory leaks.
Novell Support Forum Volunteer Sysop
There's no separate eDirectory licenses for eDirectory on NetWare.
If you have a va...ASA 8.0.3 on Linux aneto 2.6.8-2-686-smp and glibc 2.3.2
I wonder if ASA 8.0.3 was compatible with his version ok linux kernel:
Linux aneto 2.6.8-2-686-smp
And this version of libC : 2.3.2
If not, why recent kernels wouldn't be supported by ASA 8.0.3 ? Isn't there
any ascendant comptability ?
Please read this page:
It is impossible to test every ASA version on every kernel & glibc
combination. From the above page you will see that 18.104.22.16803 was tested
with 2.6.0, 2.6.4 and 2.6.9 kernels.
What Linux distro are you using?
SQLAn...NW 5.1 w/ eDir 8.6.2 > NW 6 w/ eDir 8.7 Plan
I have read most of the posting for getting a NW 5.1 environment to
and have made notes on many points. But allow me to explain our
environment, sorry for the amount of information.
Our second tree contains 3 Dell servers (more than enough horse power
for NW6) running NetWare 5.1 SP6 with eDirectory 8.6.2 SP3 with both
and IP bound to a single NIC. These servers set behind a load
product and provide LDAP authentication and look ups for our mixed OS
environment (NW, NT, 2K, Linux, Solaris and HP-UX) no LDAPs yet.
Edirectory has 2 partitions [ROOT] an...HP Printer should be firmware version 8.0.4+ when running edir 8.6.2
HP Printer should be firmware version 8.0.4+ when running edir 8.6.2
I did only find one reason in one TID.(Older firmware versions use a
incorrect addressformat in SPX or something like that). Well it has
my upgrade(NDS 7 to edir 8.6.2 sp4) until i know what implications it
On some locations we use IP on NDPS, will it be a problem here or
On other locations we use traditional queue-printing. Will the
working, or will a reset make them run again?
Some of our printers are very old; they are running firmware A.02.00.
Well it late in ...Second server eDir 8.6.2 to 8.7.1 upgrade fails
I just successfully updated our MAIN server from eDir 8.6.2 to 8.7.1. The
upgrade routine ran without problems, and the server is up and seems to be
running just fine. However, when I try to perform the upgrade on our other
server (for BorderManager 3.8), the install routine fails with this error:
An error occurred while parsing file "SYS:\EDIR\NW\GLOBAL.ICS," line 1, at
or near word or symbol "GetPath." Error description: Unknown variable
Press <Enter> to continue
A second similar error pops up after press...