Complete Contents
Chapter 1 Preparing for Installation
Chapter 2 Running the Setup Program on Unix
Chapter 3 Running the Setup Program on Windows NT
iPlanet Calendar Server: Installation Guide: Preface
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This manual describes how to install iPlanet Calendar Server (iCS) version 2.1 and its accompanying software components. For the most recent information about known problems with this release, please see the iPlanet Calendar Server release notes listed online at:

Who Should Read This Manual
You should read this manual if you are responsible for installing and deploying iCS 2.1 at your site. If you already have iCS version 2.0 or later installed on your system, you can either perform a totally new installation or upgrade the existing one.

Conventions Used in This Manual
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Monospaced font — This typeface is used for any text that appears on the computer screen or text that you should type. It is also used for filenames, distinguished names, functions, and examples.

Italicized Monospaced font — This typeface is used to represent text that you enter using information that is unique to your installation. It is used for server directory paths and names as well as account IDs. For example, throughout this document you will see directory path references in the form:


In these situations, server-root represents the directory location in which you installed the server. For example:

Note. In this guide, the conventions for installation on Solaris are used. If you are using iPlanet Calendar Server running on HPUX or Windows NT, you should assume the file path equivalents of your operating system whenever Solaris file paths are shown.

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Prepare for installing Calendar Server
Preparing for Installation
Install Calendar Server on Unix
Chapter 2, Installing Calendar Server on Unix
Install Calendar Server on Windows NT
Chapter 3, Installing Calendar Server on Windows NT
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