In three letters and three words.
NDS: Novell Directory Services
From: Jennifer Alexander
To: John Gay
Cc: ilug at linux.ie
Sent: 10/13/99 11:04 AM
Subject: Re: [ILUG] Novell netware and Linux?
I hate to continue on this no-brainer kick, but I from the point of view
of someone who has relatively little experience with Novell (except a
in migrations away from it to NT) I was just curious about something.
My immediate question was, why do you need Novell once you have migrated
to Linux, or even during the process? I guess, though, I should
What does Novell networking provide that a Linux based system doesn't?
Can one not set up file/directory/printer sharing systems that provide
same (better?) functionality, although implemented through different
tools? For networks with Windows-based clients or for migrations,
couldn't Samba create a lot of this functionality on a basis more
to the user?
Just curious, 'cause I don't know.
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