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Advanced eDirectory Troubleshooting in Linux (Advanced Technical Training) [Course 9118]

Course Overview

The directory''s increased functionality in the network makes it a critical component for management and decision-based computing. Since it is responsible for housing the various pieces that define the identity of an object and the objects security, its smooth functioning and health are paramount. This 4 hour, hands-on session will explore techniques for maintaining and troubleshooting eDirectory. Techniques for solving many of the challenges facing directory engineers will be demonstrated using the tools available to every administrator. This session will utilize a specially written version of DSClinic in Linux, made specifically for NetIQ eDirectory 8.8 Advanced Technical Training.

Training Level: 4 - Advanced

Duration: 4 Hours

Key Objectives

This session will explore techniques for maintaining and troubleshooting eDirectory. Techniques for solving many of the challenges facing directory engineers . This session will utilize a specially written version of DSClinic in Linux, made specifically for NetIQ eDirectory 8.8 Advanced Technical Training.

Audience Summary

This audience needs to have a general understanding of Troubleshooting in Linux.

Course Prerequisites

Experience with eDirectory and it's concepts. Also, experience working in a Linux environment is highly recommended.

Course Outline

This session  will be taught in the following Sections:

SECTION 1 Advanced eDirectory Troubleshooting

  • Objective 1Essential VMWare 4
  • Objective 2 Switching Challenges 6
  • Objective 3 The Troubleshooting Environment 8

SECTION 2 eDirectory Management 11

  • Objective 1 iMonitor 12
  • Objective 2 DSREPAIR / NDSREPAIR 21

SECTION 3 eDirectory Troubleshooting 25

  • Objective 1 eDirectory Health Checks 26

SECTION 4 Troubleshooting Utilities on Linux and UNIX 39

  • Objective 1 NetIQ Import Convert Export Utility 40
  • Objective 2 ndsmerge Utility 41
  • Objective 3 ndstrace Utility 42
  • Objective 4 ndsbackup Utility 43
  • Objective 5 Using Ndsrepair 44

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