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DSfW FSMO Roles

rtburker

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October 2, 2015 3:12 pm

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In Domain Services for Windows, as in AD, there are 5 roles that are assigned to the first DSfW server in the forest.  These roles are called Flexible Single Master Operation roles or FSMO roles for short. The 5 FSMO roles are: The RID Manager server The PDC Emulator server The Infrastructure server The Schema …

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Categories: Cool Tools, Novell, Open Enterprise Server

Scripting zman in ZCM



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September 11, 2015 11:17 am

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Here’s an example of scripting zman with Python.  I wanted to answer a seemingly simple question:  “How big a task will it be to migrate user sources”.  At the moment I know of no simple way of transferring bundle assignments but here’s how I scoped the size of the task.  This was performed on a …

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Categories: Technical, ZENworks Configuration Management

Script to export all user data to a csv file for GroupWise 2014



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March 27, 2015 11:07 am

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Here is a script to export all user data to a csv file.

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Script to change a user password for GroupWise 2014



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March 27, 2015 10:44 am

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Here’s a script to change a user password.. some comments have been added to hopefully clarify what’s going on.

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Script to create user with specific FID for GroupWise 2014



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March 27, 2015 10:23 am

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This is a script to create a user with a specific FID for GroupWise 2014.

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OES/SLES Registration Script

rtburker

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October 1, 2014 4:53 pm

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Overview: A script to easily register Open Enterprise Servers or SLES severs. Symptom: It is important to keep your servers at the current patch level. Usually there are many bugs fixed and if you come across a new issue it helps Novell Support the Developers. I like to use the command line to register my …

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Categories: Cool Tools, Novell, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

GroupWise Trusted Application Test Script



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August 6, 2014 3:51 pm

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Inspired by Marvin Huffaker’s excellent article about how to test a GroupWise Trusted App login via IMAP, we created this bash script to help administrators test Trusted App authentication directly from a Linux server.

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(GroupWise) uninstall script

eradke

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June 6, 2013 9:20 am

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A powerful Windows CMD script that query’s WMI for MSI package names containing the string stored in variable ‘__FILTER’, then, it performs a silent uninstall of any packages that it finds a match.

I developed it to remove GroupWise Clients (those that utilize MSI) which were installed with all different configurations throughout the enterprise. Most everyone was on GW802.

I am submitting this as a GW removal tool, but really, you could use this code to query any string to uninstall any product.

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dsapp – Mobility Administration Tool

tdharris

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April 12, 2013 9:56 am

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dsapp.sh is designed to be a server-side tool aimed to help customers and support engineers troubleshoot and solve common support issues for the Novell DataSync product according to KCS standards.

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Categories: Cool Tools, GroupWise, Mobility, Technical

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