Use the tables in this section to determine compatibility among the following GroupWise versions:
IMPORTANT:GroupWise 5.x, 6.x, and 7 versions have entered the end-of-life phase and are no longer actively supported. For update instructions, see Section 26.0, Updating Earlier GroupWise Systems to Version 2012.
For each GroupWise version, the tables indicate compatibility for:
Administrative components: Domain and post office database platforms and versions, eDirectory platforms, and GroupWise snap-ins to ConsoleOne platforms and versions.
Agents: Domain and post office database platforms and versions, agent platforms and versions.
Clients: Post office directory platforms and access, POA platforms and versions, client modes.
In the compatibility tables, cells with combinations that are not applicable are marked N/A. For example, the POA never communicates with the Internet Agent, so that table cell is N/A.
For information about what operating system versions are supported for GroupWise 2012 on Linux and Windows, refer to GroupWise System Requirements. For information about earlier versions of GroupWise, refer to:
For information about the features that each GroupWise version includes, see Novell GroupWise Feature Comparison.