[ngw] GroupWise 7.03 on NetWare, Windows 2003/2008

Gert gwcheck at gmail.com
Wed Apr 7 17:38:51 UTC 2010

First make some coffee,

then migrate to GW8 (piece of cake, or if you like get the Caledonia guides
to Upgrade - http://www.caledonia.net/gw8upg.html,, to Move -

then make the move to VM's.

Don't forget tot actually drink the coffee ;-)


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On Wed, Apr 7, 2010 at 6:20 PM, Tom Miller <TMiller at hnncsb.org> wrote:

> I would also take Keith's route.  I moved from 7.x to 8 then Windows.
> Clients remain at 7 and some even 6.
> >>> "Keith Larson" <klarson at K12GROUP.NET> 4/7/2010 10:39 AM >>>
> I would upgrade to 8 and then migrate.
> >>> "Paul Caron" <CARONP at mmc.org> 4/7/2010 10:09 AM >>>
> I am looking to get my GroupWise servers off of NetWare first (moving them
> to VM's running Windows 2003), then upgrade to GroupWise 8.  Hit a snag, I
> think.
> We're just on the verge of rolling out 2008 VM's and find that GroupWise
> 7.03 is not supported on Windows 2008.  Anyone got that scenario?  Is it
> running ok for you?
> I'd rather not combine relocating my POAs to a Windows 2008 VM and upgrade
> it to GroupWise 8 at the same.  I like to take these steps one at a time.
> My POAs are also a bit bulky - 70-150 Gig, so time becomes a factor.
> I'd appreciate any input you can share.
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