5.1 Before you begin

Before installing Novell Archive and Version Service 2.1, review the following:

  1. Plan your Archive server implementation.

    For more information, see

  2. Ensure that the Archive server implementation satisfies the Prerequisites and Guidelines for Novell Archive and Version Services.

  3. Continue with Section 5.2, Installing and Configuring an Archive Server

    IMPORTANT:For security recommendations on OES 2 server, you must install the server patch to run the Archive and Version Services as a non-root user. For more information, see the Server Patch.

For information on installing OES 2 services on Linux, see the OES 2 SP3: Linux Installation Guide.