OES NetWare Installation Guide

This guide describes how to install, upgrade, and configure Novell® Open Enterprise Server (OES) for the NetWare® 6.5 platform and is divided into the following sections:


This guide is intended for network installers and system administrators.


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Documentation Updates

The latest version of the OES NetWare Installation Guide is available at the Open Enterprise Server documentation Web site.

Additional Documentation

If you want to install OES on the Linux* platform, see the OES Linux Installation Guide.

For information on planning your OES deployment before installing your servers, see the Novell OES SP2 Planning and Implementation Guide.

For information relating to coexistence of OES services in existing networks and migrating NetWare services to OES Linux, see the OES Coexistence and Migration Guide.

For additional information about OES NetWare and other Novell products and services, see the following areas of the Novell Web site:

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When a single pathname can be written with a backslash for some platforms or a forward slash for other platforms, the pathname is presented with forward slashes to reflect the Linux convention. Users of platforms that require a backslash, such as NetWare, should use backslashes as required by your software.