[ngw] OT: SLES10

Joseph Marton jmmarton at gmail.com
Wed Sep 26 21:48:38 UTC 2012


I agree with the others that it probably makes more sense to look into OES
11 rather than OES2.  Either way, here's some free training materials that
can help you get started.

http://www.novell.com/training/freelearning/course/view.php?id=123

Joe

On Wed, Sep 26, 2012 at 4:18 PM, Neil Carson <carsonn at psac-afpc.com> wrote:

> Thank you Joe.
>
> I am scheduled to go on a 5 day (in house) SLES10 OES2 course in mid
> October and I was just looking to get a head start
> The in house training is 'suppose' to emphasize on OES2.
>
> Thanks again
> Neil
>
> >>> Joseph Marton <jmmarton at gmail.com> 26/09/2012 5:12 PM >>>
> Something like that will help you with the Linux part of OES but won't
> really cover the OES specific services.  We've got a couple of online
> courses in October, each is just a half day, that will help bridge your
> NetWare skills over to OES.  You might want to look into them.
>
> http://register.novell.com/registernow/#65
>
> Joe
>
> On Wed, Sep 26, 2012 at 4:07 PM, Neil Carson <carsonn at psac-afpc.com>
> wrote:
>
> > Thank you Jim.
> >
> > The reason I ask is that I have a book .... openSUSE Unleashed 10.3
> > I was just wondering if it would be best to read it or should I get a
> book
> > specifically on SLES10 OES2 ?
> >
> > I am very new to Linux and I was just wondering if openSUSE 10 is really
> > that different (from a Linux point of view) than SLES10 ?
> >
> > Thank you again to all
> >
> > Neil
> >
> > >>> "Jim Gosney" <jgosney at genesco.com> 26/09/2012 4:40 PM >>>
> > Neil,
> >
> > OpenSUSE is the version of SuSE Linux that is opensource but it is not
> > supported by anyone other than the Linux Community.
> >
> > SLED/SLES is the version of OpenSUSE that Novell has taken, fully
> > tested, added their own personality to, and fully support.  As a general
> > rule, the SLED/SLES version will run a few generations behind OpenSUSE.
> > For example, right now SLED/SLES is at version 11.2 while OpenSUSE is at
> > 12.2
> >
> > OES is the optional Netware "emulator" that is ran as a service in
> > SLED/SLES and provides all the Netware services you are familiar with.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
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> > >>> "Karyn Victory" <kvictory at novell.com> 9/26/2012 3:32 PM >>>
> > Typo...For OES11 SP1, it should state "sits on" not "based on'
> >
> >
> > Regards,
> >
> > Karyn W. Victory
> > Senior Sales Engineer
> > Collaboration Lead
> > Novell North America
> > 513-418-1175
> > ( tel:5134181175)  (mobile)
> > kvictory at novell.com
> > www.novell.com
> >
> > Sent from my GroupWise enabled iOS device. Please pardon any spelling
> > mistakes.
> >
> >
> > >>> "Karyn Victory" <kvictory at novell.com> 9/26/2012 4:30 PM >>>
> > OES2 SP3 sits on top of SLES10 SP4
> >
> >
> http://www.novell.com/documentation/oes2/oes_implement_lx/data/welcome-2-oes2.html
> >
> > OES11 SP1 is the latest version which is based on SLES11 SP1 but it is
> > 64 bit
> >
> >
> http://www.novell.com/documentation/oes11/oes_implement_lx/data/welcome-2-oes2.html
> >
> >
> > Regards,
> >
> > Karyn W. Victory
> > Senior Sales Engineer
> > Collaboration Lead
> > Novell North America
> > 513-418-1175
> > ( tel:5134181175)  (mobile)
> > kvictory at novell.com
> > www.novell.com
> >
> > Sent from my GroupWise enabled iOS device. Please pardon any spelling
> > mistakes.
> >
> >
> > >>> "Neil Carson" <carsonn at psac-afpc.com> 9/26/2012 4:22 PM >>>
> > Thank you for the replies.
> >
> > Apparently we will be going to SLES10 OES2
> >
> > lack of a better description (or knowledge on my part) ...OES2 sits on
> > top of SLES10 (or runs within SLES10) (so to speak) ..correct ?
> >
> > Thank you again to all.
> > Neil
> >
> > >>> Gert <gert at gwcheck.com> 26/09/2012 4:06 PM >>>
> > OES is the replacement for NetWare.
> > SLES is pure Linux.
> > SLES is LESS than OES IMO ...
> >
> > Gert
> >
> > GWCheck.com
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > On Wed, Sep 26, 2012 at 9:58 PM, Joseph Acquisto
> > <joea at j4computers.com>wrote:
> >
> > > I dunno about "based on", but I hear they are similar.
> > >
> > > However, if you need NetWare services (file/print/login, etc) then
> > you
> > > need OES, not SLES.
> > >
> > > joe a.
> > >
> > > >>> "Neil Carson" <carsonn at psac-afpc.com> 09/26/12 3:50 PM >>>
> > > Hello (again),
> > >
> > > It looks like we will be moving from Netware to SLES10 both for file
> > > services and to host GW.
> > >
> > > My question is... Is SLES10 'based on "openSUSE 10' Linux?
> > >
> > > Thank you
> > > Neil
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