IMPORTANT:If you are installing Novell Teaming for use with eDirectory and GroupWise, see GroupWise 7 Interoperability Guide for additional instructions.
You need a few things before you install Novell Teaming:
Minimum 2 GHz processor
Multi-CPU systems preferred
Minimum 2 GB RAM
NOTE:You can potentially run with less RAM for specific development and testing configurations without simultaneous users, lots of database traffic, etc.
See Memory Guidelines for details.
One of the following operating systems:
Novell Open Enterprise Server 2.0 (Linux Kernel)
SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 10 SP1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 or 4
Windows Server 2003
Linux systems need to have a minimum open file limit of 4096.
For SLES, add the following lines to the /etc/security/limits.conf file:
* hard nofile 65535
* soft nofile 4096
Sun* JDK 1.5.0_011 or higher or the IBM JDK 1.5 installed (NOTE: Java* 1.6 is not yet supported).
NOTE:Sun* has changed the name of JDK 1.5 to 5.0. In this manual, any reference to the JDK 1.5 refers to JDK 5.0, see http://java.sun.com for more information.
A database server:
MySQL* 5.0.26 (or higher) Server and Client for Linux or MySQL 5.0.26 (or higher) Server and Client for Windows. MySql 5.0.26 ships with SUSE® Linux Enterprise Sever (SLES) 10 SP1.
NOTE:MySQL 5.1 is not yet supported.
SQL Server* for Windows* (2000 or 2005)
Oracle* 9, 10
Enough disk space for the software and for the data files:
The software takes about 250 MB.
See Database Planning for details.