14.0 Managing NCP Services

This section provides an overview of tasks that can be performed when the NCP Server and Dynamic Storage Technology plug-in is installed in Novell Remote Manager.

For information about using and managing NCP Server and NCP volumes on Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES) 11 SP2, see the OES 11 SP2: NCP Server for Linux Administration Guide.

For information about using and managing NSS volumes on OES 11 SP2, see the OES 11 SP2: NSS File System Administration Guide for Linux.

The Manage NCP Services section in Novell Remote Manager for Linux includes the following links to these pages:

Table 14-1 Links for Managing NCP Services

Link

Page Displayed

For More Information

View Inventory Reports

NCP Inventory Reports

  • Generate report

  • Display last report

Section 14.3, Generating Inventories for Directories or NCP Volumes

View Trustee Reports

NCP Trustee Reports

  • Generate report

  • Display last report

Section 14.6, Generating and Viewing NCP Trustee Reports for NSS Volumes

Manage Shares

NCP Shares

  • Active shares listing for NSS volumes and NCP volumes

  • Information about shares, including open files

  • Create new share

  • Delete existing share

  • NCP/NSS bindings

Managing NCP Volumes in the OES 11 SP2: NCP Server for Linux Administration Guide

Manage Server

NCP Manage Server

  • Server parameters for NCP Server

  • Global policy parameters for Dynamic Storage Technology

Managing NCP Server in the OES 11 SP2: NCP Server for Linux Administration Guide

Manage Connections

Connections

  • Connection information (statistics)

  • Broadcast message to everyone

  • Connection listing

  • Detailed information about a connection, including open files

Managing Connections for NCP Volumes and NSS Volumes in the OES 11 SP2: NCP Server for Linux Administration Guide

View Logs

NCP System Logs

  • Logs

    • ncpserv.log

    • ncp2nss.log

  • Audit logs

    • ncpserv.audit.log

    • ncp2nss.audit.log

    • SYS.audit.log

    • <volume_name>.audit.log

Log Files in the OES 11 SP2: NCP Server for Linux Administration Guide

View Statistics

NCP Statistical Information

  • Server information

  • Server statistics

NCP Server Statistics in the OES 11 SP2: NCP Server for Linux Administration Guide

View Diagnostic Information

NCP Diagnostic Information

  • NCP engine

  • NSS interface daemon

Section 8.0, Diagnosing Problems Using Ganglia and Nagios (OES 11 SP2)

Section 9.0, Diagnosing Problems Using Health Monitor (OES 11 SP1)

From these pages you can perform the following tasks: