"Vendor provided" support

J. Epperson Dell at epperson.homelinux.net
Tue Jul 20 12:13:07 CDT 2010

On Tue, July 20, 2010 12:41, Matt Domsch wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 19, 2010 at 05:09:47PM -0700, Wiley Sanders wrote:
>> Thanks for the quick replies.
>> I only bought RHEL support to guarantee Server Manager compatibility.
>> It's been a while since I bought a new Dell, and I was very pleased
>> that Server Manager worked "right out of the box" this time and didn't
>> need ANY fiddling to get working. It survived the RHEL4 to 5 upgrade
>> too. It probably works on CentOS as well, but I really need Server
>> Manager to work consistently in this hosts' case.
>> We actually have a site license for Novell which includes SuSE. Is
>> Server Manager support as solid in SuSE as it is in RHEL/CentOS? I
>> hardly ever see anyone asking about it on this list.
> Yes, OMSA is fully supported in both environments, albeit only on
> 64-bit SLES, not 32-bit.

Which is really kind of amusing, given that one of the bugaboos of running
it on 64bit RHEL is that it requires a bunch of 32bit packages.

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