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Sun ONE Calendar Server 6.0 Installation Guide for Solaris Operating Systems

About This Guide

This guide describes how to install and configure Sun™ Open Net Environment (Sun ONE) Calendar Server (formerly iPlanet™ Calendar Server) on Solaris™ Systems. Topics in this chapter include:

For the most recent information about this release, see the Calendar Server 6.0 Release Notes on the following documentation Web site:

Who Should Read This Guide

This guide is intended for Calendar Server administrators and support specialists who are responsible for installing and configuring Calendar Server 6.0.

What You Need to Know

Before you install Calendar Server 6.0, you should be familiar with:


How This Guide is Organized

Table 1  Organization of the Sun ONE Calendar Server Installation Guide

Chapter or Appendix


About This Guide (this chapter)

Describes the audience, requirements, organization, document conventions, and related information.

Chapter 1, "Planning for Installation and Configuration"

Describes how to plan for the installation and configuration of Calendar Server 6.0.

Chapter 2, "Configuring Calendar Server 6.0"

Describes how to configure Calendar Server 6.0 and Sun ONE Directory Server 5.x on Solaris Systems.

Chapter 3, "Migrating Calendar Server Data"

Describes the Calendar Server migration utilities.

Appendix A, "Configuration Worksheets"

Provides worksheets to plan for the configuration of Calendar Server.

Appendix B, "LDAP Directory Server Considerations"

Describes how to update an LDAP directory server schema manually and to resolve conflicting OIDs in the LDAP schema directory.

Appendix C, "Calendar Server 5.x to 6.0 Upgrade/Migration Process"

Describes how to upgrade and migrate to Calendar Server  6.0 from Sun ONE or iPlanet Calendar Server 5.x.


Describes Calendar Server terms.



Document Conventions Used in This Guide

This guide uses conventions for the Solaris Operating System.

Monospaced Font

The Monospaced Font typeface is used for text that appears on the computer screen or text that you should type. It is also used for file names, path names, distinguished names, functions, and examples.

Italicized Font

The Italicized Font typeface represents text that you enter using information that is unique to your installation. It is used for server directory paths and names. For example, in this guide you will see directory path references in the form:


In these references, cal_svr_base represents the base or root directory location where you installed Calendar Server.

Square Brackets [  ]

Square (or straight) brackets [ ] enclose optional parameters. For example, the -q and -m options are optional in the following syntax for theics2migrate migration utility:

ics2migrate [-q] [-m ldap]

Vertical Bar (|)

A vertical bar (|) separates alternatives in a horizontal list. For example, the -s, -f, and -l options have alternatives you can specify:

ics2migrate [-q] [-m db] [-s def|none] [-f def|none]
  [-l min|max] source target

Command-Line Prompts

Command line prompts (% for a C-Shell or $ for a Korn or Bourne shell) are not specified in the examples. Depending on the shell you are using, you will see a variety of different command-line prompts. However, you should enter the command as it appears in this document unless specifically noted otherwise.

Related Third-Party Web Site References

Third-party URLs are referenced in this document and provide additional, related information.


Sun is not responsible for the availability of third-party Web sites mentioned in this document. Sun does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials that are available on or through such sites or resources. Sun will not be responsible or liable for any actual or alleged damage or loss caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services that are available on or through such sites or resources.

Where to Find Related Information

Calendar Server includes documentation for administrators, developers, and end users. In addition to this guide, the following Calendar Server documents are available in PDF and HTML formats on the documentation Web site:

To view these documents, see the following documentation Web site:

For end users, online help is available from Sun ONE Calendar Express.

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