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Re: [SLE] Novell Network Client on SUSE Linux
  • From: Mike McMullin <mwmcmlln@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 23 Apr 2006 11:31:19 -0400
  • Message-id: <1145806280.6720.6.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sun, 2006-04-23 at 10:24 -0500, Peter Van Lone wrote:
> On 4/23/06, Mike McMullin <mwmcmlln@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > On Sat, 2006-04-22 at 22:48 -0400, Carl Hartung wrote:
> >
> > What exactly is the Novell client?
>
> it is client software to allow a linux box to login to an NCP server.
> NCP = Netware Core Protocol.
>
> So ... a linux user can authenticate to a netware "tree" (an ldap ...
> but not using ldap client protocol) and access netware resources. It
> understands how to find the user object and run the login script, and
> access files.

Thanks for the explanation.


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