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Re: [opensuse] The Perfect Setup - OpenSuSE 10.2 (32-bit)
  • From: John Andersen <jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 1 Jan 2007 13:18:50 -0900
  • Message-id: <200701011318.51689.jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 01 January 2007 12:32, Hans du Plooy wrote:
> On Sat, 2006-12-30 at 11:48 -0900, John Andersen wrote:
> > That is the preferred way for SLES, and although it is dramatically
> > different than the traditional suse (opensuse), its pretty neat because
> > ldap is used for everything, users mail (even mail for non users, e.g.
> > people with no login account), dhcp setup, dns, etc. Its pretty
> > cool, because it rounds up all those things that linux has scattered
> > all over and puts it in one place.
>
> Agreed.
>
> > (Just pray it doesn't break!).
>
> It did. Before I had a chance to figure out what LDAP is, let alone how
> to back it up and restore it again :-)

Welcome to the club. I did three installs of SLES before I was
happy with it. Luckily, I had the time to wipe the machine twice
and restart. For that price, it should include a printed manual.

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John Andersen
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