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Old 06-05-2003, 06:30 AM   #1
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novell client for linux need help setting up


hi i am tring to setup novell client for linux and i cant get it to work it keeps saying:

error: coukd not mount server ncpmount: server not found (0x8847) when trying to find psy1

any help would be great

thanks

andy
 
Old 08-07-2003, 04:03 PM   #2
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It sounds like you don't have ipxutils set up.

Follow the steps in installing/configuring ipx,
verify you can see the server (with the "slist" command),
and then mount the Novell fileserver:

http://tldp.org/HOWTO/IPX-HOWTO.html

Good luck!
 
Old 08-07-2003, 05:25 PM   #3
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If he didn't have the ipxutils installed he
couldn't run ncpmount in the first place...

Did you open the interface?
ipx_interface add -p eth0 802.2
(or similar ;})
And if you did, have you got the
right protocols set-up (compiled
into ncpmount)?

Cheers,
Tink

P.S.: I get that error when I try to login
into novell at home, too ;) ... which is
quite normal since I don't have a server
here :)

Last edited by Tinkster; 08-07-2003 at 05:30 PM.
 
Old 05-26-2005, 12:15 AM   #4
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Try moving IPX to eth1/trusted interface and see if it works. I had many problems with the firewall not letting me connect.
 
  


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