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Facts and Concepts You Need to Know to earn the CNA

  1. eGuide lets NetWare 6.5 users search eDirectory for names, addresses and phone numbers. Know the definitions of Virtual Office, NSS, NCS, iPrint, iFolder, eDirectory, Virtual Teams, AMP, File Versioning and NFAP.
  2. NDS first came out with the release of NetWare 4. Before NetWare 4 you had the Bindery.
  3. You cannot introduce NetWare 6.5 into a tree that has a NetWare 4.10 server. You must upgrade the 4.10 minimally to 4.11 before introducing NetWare 6.5.
  4. Server.exe is found in C:\NWSERVER and boots the NW 6.5 operating system.
  5. The DOS partition minimal requirement is 500 MB and the RAM minimum is 512 MB.
  6. Deployment Manager is found at the root of the OS CD and is NWDEPLOY.EXE.
  7. NET.CFG is used with the Server Connection utility and configures the Preferred Server, Preferred Tree, Frame Type, and Name Context.
  8. The default IPX frame type is Ethernet_802.2. The default IP frame type is Ethernet_II.
  9. You can access the Novell Client properties using the Red N in the System Tray and by accessing the Novell Client under the Local Area connection properties.
  10. Use SETUPNW.EXE /508 to configure the Novell Client with Rehabilitation Act accessibility features.
  11. The Login Authenticator option is used to configure the Novell Client for NetWare 6.5. Choose NDS. The other option is Bindery.
  12. The Novell Client-NMAS tab is used to modify the Client Login sequence.
  13. The eDirectory Schema dictates the type of objects that can be created in your tree.
  14. Objects, Properties and Values; Tree object, Containers, Leaf objects; Country, Organization, Organizational Unit.
  15. eDirectory objects can be single valued or multi-valued. An example of a single valued property is a user's password. An example of a multi-valued property is a user's telephone number.
  16. An eDirectory Organizational Role object looks like a person sitting at a desk and is a task oriented object whose members are called occupants.
  17. Know the purpose and design options for the following objects: O, OU, C, CN. Know what can be created where.
  18. The Tree Object, or the [Root] of the tree cannot contain leaf objects. It can contain C and O or aliases to either of these.
  19. Know the definition of Context, Current Context, Typeful, Typeless, Distinguished and Relative Distinguished Names. Be able to identify each type of name and to supply a given type of name based on an exhibit. Leading Period, Trailing Period, Period separators. When do you use commas as contextual separators? (Hint-LDAP)
  20. Inheritance is defined as the flow of rights down from a higher level to a lower level in both the eDirectory tree and in the file system.
  21. NetWare Administrator is located at SYS:\PUBLIC\WIN32\NWADMN32.EXE.
  22. ConsoleOne is located at SYS:\PUBLIC\MGMT\CONSOLEONE\1.2\BIN
  23. The only user object created when a new tree is created is the Admin object.
  24. A template object is used when you want to associate a set of attributes with a number of new users. The object looks like a legal pad in a folder.
  25. You can leave an alias object in the original context when you are moving an eDirectory object to a new context.
  26. When you want to move an eDirectory object using iManager use the eDirectory Administration role. You cannot move a user under the Users role.
  27. A NetWare volume is traditionally represented as a file cabinet drawer.
  28. The minimum size for an NSS SYS volume is 2 GB, while the recommended size is minimally 4 GB.
  29. You can create an NSS volume using ConsoleOne, NSSMU, or Remote Manager.
  30. Novell now cites local drives as A, B, C, and D.
  31. The Hot Fix area is a redirection area available when bad blocks are encountered.
  32. Partitions, Pools, Volumes: Tradtional and NSS. SYS is now by default NSS.
  33. Know the syntax for writing a Map statement.
  34. A good file system design has the SYS volume, a DATA volume and an APPS volume. Know the reasons why.
  35. Novell recommends you create the USERS, SHARED, and APPS parent directories. Also create a place for configuration files.
  36. Universal Password is disabled by default in NetWare 6.5.
  37. Know the file system rights:SRWCEMFA and the default assignments to the Public directory and the a user's home directory.
  38. Be able to predict a user's effective file system rights based on a scenario.
  39. Flag, ConsoleOne, NetWare Administrator, and Remote Manager can be used to manage attributes.
  40. Know the directory and file attributes and what each provides.
  41. The object/entry eDirectory rights are SBCDRI. Know what each right allows. Know the default rights assignments.
  42. The property/attribute eDirectory rights are SRCWAI. Know what each right allows.
  43. If you assign the R property right, you automatically also get the C property right, which yields a Boolean True/False response.
  44. Know what you can do with the C object right, and the special case when an admin will assign it.
  45. The [Public] trustee has the B object right to the Tree object by default.
  46. Be able to determine a user's effective eDirectory rights based on a scenario.
  47. Know the prerequisite requirements for NDPS. It can be run on IP or IPX.
  48. The four main components of NDPS are the Broker, Manager, Agent and Gateway. The Gateway is used for backward compatibility for printers that do not have embedded agents.
  49. NDPSM is the NLM that loads the Manager. Know the syntax for loading the manager at the server console.
  50. You can load NDPSM only once on a server.
  51. Load Brokers and Managers local to a user. Do not make users cross a WAN link to access a Broker or a Manager.
  52. You use the Manager Printer task in iManager to configure NDPS Security.
  53. Know the syntax for loading the NDPSM with the /DNSNAME option.
  54. Know which iFolder options you should select for various configuration options; for example to configure LDAP, user contexts, hide or encrypt client policies.
  55. provides secure access to iPrint services. From VO you can also configure secure access to iPrint with
  56. Maptool.htm can be accessed using
  57. VO lets you access eGuide, NetStorage, iFolder, and iPrint.
  58. The default location for the VO to log to a file is the Debug.xml file in the SYS:\Tomcat\4\Webapps\nps\web-inf directory.
  59. Know what VO options you can configure in VO and what you can configure in iManager.
  60. Know the three layers of the NetWare 6.5 architecture.
  61. Know the server commands: config, set, volumes.
  62. You configure host adapters (.HAM) and storage devices (.CDM) in the Startup.ncf file found in C:\NWSERVER. You configure NICs, (.LAN) in the Autoexec.ncf file found in SYS:\SYSTEM.
  63. To configure options from Web Manager you use port 2200 using https:/ /
  64. Know how to down and restart a server from Remote Manager.
  65. Know the design guidelines for users, containers, admins in NetWare 6.5.
  66. SCRSAVER loads the NetWare 6.5 screensaver.
  67. HOL, NAAS, and BindView can be used for monitoring and tracking security breaches.
  68. Know what an Application Proxy Firewall can accomplish. Also know the definitions for the different types of firewalls for example: Circuit-Level and Packet Filtering.
  69. Know the ports and when to use them: 8008, 8009, 631, 2200.
  70. Know when the following are used: /nps/iManager.html, /vo, /eGuide, /ipp, /ippdocs, and /nds.
  71. Know what you can do with Filer, Flag, NDIR, NCOPY, Remote Manager, C1, NetWare Administrator, iMonitor, Rights and Rights /t, CX, CX /R/A/T, and iManager.
  72. Absolutely know what type of object Role Based Services is, and where you can configure RBS.
  73. OpenSSH-where do you find the OpenSSH manager? SSHD is used when? scp, sftp, ssh. Know the syntax for opening an ssh session between NetWare 6.5 servers.
  74. This is not on the test, but is valuable for the real world: If you are using NW Admin to upload printer drivers to a broker and you cannot browse for the drivers, start NW Admin with the following switch: NWADMN32.EXE /disabletlsmgr.
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