NW 6.5 SP8: Novell Archive and Version Services 2.1 Administration Guide

This guide describes how to configure and manage a Novell® Archive and Version Services 2.1 for NetWare® server to archive multiple interval-based versions of files for convenient access and retrieval by users. It is divided into the following sections:


This guide is intended for network administrators.


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Documentation Updates

For the most recent version of the Novell Archive and Version Services 2.1 for Administration Guide for OES, visit the Novell Open Enterprise Server Web site.

Additional Documentation

For documentation on accessing and restoring archived file versions, see the OES 2: Novell Archive and Version Services User Guide.

For information about Novell Storage Services™, see the Novell Storage Services File System Administration Guide for OES.

For information about Novell iManager, see the Novell iManager 2.7 Administration Guide .

For information about in the command files for ArkManager, see Archive Definitions in the NDK: Virtual File Services for NetWare.

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