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I have written hundreds of articles on Novell and NetIQ technologies over the years. I work as a consultant implementing Identity and Access Manager. Check out my book on NetIQ's IDM product: http://ninja-tools.com/Definitive-Guide-to-NetIQ-IDM-Tokens-Soft-Copy-2001.htm

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An Example of Troubleshooting NetStorage

geoffc

August 30, 2013 11:55 am

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One of the hidden gems in Open Enterprise Server, be it running on NetWare or on top of SLES, is NetStorage. This provides web access to your files via a web interface, or via WebDAV. As a web interface, you get to see your drive mappings from your login script parsed, to show in the …

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Return of Troubleshooting Kanaka

geoffc

August 13, 2013 4:04 pm

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Back in 2006 I wrote two articles about Kanaka, a Mac plugin for easier home directory mapping on Macs. After 7 years it seems like a good time to revisit it, since so much has changed!

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What has changed between Identity Manager versions – Part 2

geoffc

November 23, 2010 4:16 pm

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Recently Novell shipped Identity Manager 4.0 Advanced Edition. This is a great new release of Novell Identity Manager and has lots of fun new features.

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Error Codes of the SOAP Driver – Part 2

geoffc

November 16, 2010 5:30 pm

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Here’s part 2 of Geoffrey Carman’s series on Error Codes of the SOAP Driver.

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IDM 3.6 Remote Loader and Windows 2000 Servers

geoffc

December 22, 2009 12:33 pm

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We recently ran into an issue with a Windows 2000 server that we wanted to install an Active Directory driver on, using Identity Manager 3.6.1. Here’s a solution.

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Error Codes of the SAP HR driver for Identity Manager – Part 1

geoffc

November 20, 2009 12:13 pm

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Geoff Carman takes a look at some possible error codes that can occur for the SAP HR driver and explains how to fix them.

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ZENworks Handheld Management, Figuring out ConsoleOne Snapins

geoffc

March 27, 2009 10:50 am

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Recently I was working on a ZENworks for Handhelds (Also known as ZENworks Handheld Management) project, version 7, and ran into some fun situations. The management tools are still ConsoleOne based. I wanted to be able to use the tools that ZEN for Handhelds provides via the ConsoleOne snapins, without necessarily running ConsoleOne just to launch them. Here’s what I did.

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Example of a Use for a Toolkit Rule in Identity Manager

geoffc

December 17, 2008 9:23 am

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If you have been following along my series on toolkit rules, this is a no-brainer to extend the default rule we left off with at the end of part 3. In fact, it is a nice way to do it internal to the Identity Manager system itself.

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IDM 3.6 shipped

geoffc

August 4, 2008 1:03 pm

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Well yippee! IDM 3.6 just shipped today!

Now it’s time to see what is new!

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30,000 points!

geoffc

July 10, 2008 1:25 pm

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Come on everyone, get involved!

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