Chapter 6. Installing and Upgrading to Open Enterprise Server

Open Enterprise Server (OES) is the revolutionary operating system from Novell that embraces open source and includes the best of everything that came before it. This chapter walks through the installation of it on a new operating system, as well as the upgrade/migration from existing operating systems.

Installation Considerations

Before beginning an installation, it is important to verify that the prerequisites are met. This will save you not only a great deal of time, but much frustration as well.


Before moving to any new network operating system, you should thoroughly test all configuration and implementation operations in a lab environment. Only after you are satisfied ...

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