Migration (abbreviated version)

Migration (abbreviated version)

Post by John McG » Thu, 27 May 1999 04:00:00


I am a Master's of Managment Information Systems
candidate at Auburn University, Auburn, AL. I am doing research into
the problems encountered during migration from one network operating
system to another as part of my master's project .

I fully appreciate that this topic is not something one can read about
fully comprehend, but the goal of my research is to
provide a broad overview of problems associated with migration and not
in-depth tweaking methods.

To aid my research, I am conducting a web-based survey about Network
Operating System Migration.  If you have participated in a Network
Operating System Migration, I would appreciate your participation in
Additionally, if you know someone who has participated in in a
please forward them a copy of this message.

To participate in this survey,follow this link:


If you have already participated in the long version of this survey,
please disregard this message.

Any assistance you could provide would be greatly

Thank you,


John A. McGee, II



1. migration from sna version 3.1 to sna version 5 problems

We have migration sna from version 3.1 to version 5 and are encountering
errors relating to invalid user name.  The actual message is

"Cannot start TP.  The configured user name is invalid
User name = ...."

Has anyone come across this problem and can give any clues to fixing it.

Many thanks.

2. Where is libslang-1.3.7?

3. apache version of iPlanet acl's...is there a migration tool ?

4. admuseradd error

5. Migration of users from AIX same version

6. newbie w/ ppp compile problem

7. User migration to system with higher OS-Version without expensive tools

8. Segmentation fault???

9. Data Migration on Sun Cluster Nodes (2.2 & 3.1 Versions)

10. changing prompt in Korn shell to abbreviate home directory

11. Ftape Version/Kernel Version ?

12. Publishers version vs box version?

13. Version PPP-2.1.2b ... Newer Version?