25.1 Prerequisites

This section covers the migration prerequisites for all the migration scenarios supported by iPrint.

25.1.1 Platform Specifications

Source Server Requirements

  • NetWare 5.1, 6.0, 6.5, Open Enterprise Server (OES) 1 Linux, OES 2 Linux

    IMPORTANT:If your source server is OES 1 Linux, ensure you update the server with the novell-iprint-server-5.1.20080415-1.i586.rpm patch. If your source server is NetWare 6.5 SP 6, apply the nw65sp7b patch. After applying the patch, do the following:

    1. Restart the active Print Manager.

    2. Start the Web browser and open https://OES1 IPADDRESS/PsmStatus/Misc?backupDB=true. On the page, if the Database XML File field is not displaying padbtxt.xml file, click Backup Database to re-generate the padbtxt.xml file. For more information about patching your server, see Updating (Patching) an OES 2 SP3 Server in the OES 2 SP3: Installation Guide.

Target Server Requirements

25.1.2 General Prerequisites