Howto: repair eDirectory on a SLES server

ndsrepair allows you to maintain and repair the eDirectory database of a Novell eDirectory tree.  ndsrepair is the linux equivalent of Netware’s dsrepair tool.

To run ndsrepair on a SLES 10 SP1 server,  from a terminal window type:


You can find the entire list of command line options applicable to ndsrepair here at the Novell eDirectory 8.8 documentation.  The eDirectory 8.8 Troubleshooting Guide also has examples of how to use ndsrepair to troubleshoot directory problems.

One Response to “Howto: repair eDirectory on a SLES server”

  1. Roland Gesthuzien Says:

    Thanks for sharing this. I was just searching for how we will undertake repairs to eDirectory before we finish our upgrade from Netware to SLES at our college. 🙂

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