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== Novell Client for Linux tips & tricks ==
 
== Novell Client for Linux tips & tricks ==
 
* Install Public Beta 1.2 on SLED 10
 
* Install Public Beta 1.2 on SLED 10
Make sure that you installed the kernel-source, gcc and make before trying to install the client.
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Make sure that you installed the packages '''kernel-source''', '''gcc''' and '''make''' before trying to install the client.
  
* log in scripts work but do not seem to honor IF/THEN logic, such as "if member of group.o then map.."
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* Login scripts work but do not seem to honor IF/THEN logic, such as "if member of group.o then map.."
* drives map under the users /home folder and honor their win32 drive letters as set in scripts.
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* Drives map under the users '''/home''' directory, and use drive letters as set in the login scripts (so if you have a line in the script like '''MAP J:=SERVER/VOLUME:''', then the user will see '''~/J'''
* client needed a system reboot in order to function in my case.
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* The client may need a system reboot in order to complete installation
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* The client does not work on SUSE 64-bit installations
  
 
== Download locations ==
 
== Download locations ==

Revision as of 15:44, 10 October 2006

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Novell Client for Linux tips & tricks

  • Install Public Beta 1.2 on SLED 10

Make sure that you installed the packages kernel-source, gcc and make before trying to install the client.

  • Login scripts work but do not seem to honor IF/THEN logic, such as "if member of group.o then map.."
  • Drives map under the users /home directory, and use drive letters as set in the login scripts (so if you have a line in the script like MAP J:=SERVER/VOLUME:, then the user will see ~/J
  • The client may need a system reboot in order to complete installation
  • The client does not work on SUSE 64-bit installations

Download locations

Related topics

Novell resources for the Novell client for Windows

External resources