Installing on SLES 10 sp1

Working...

Configuring /var/simias/data/simias/Simias.config...SetupSimias - Done
Configuring /etc/apache2/conf.d/simias.conf...Skipped (Apache & Mono Only)
Installing certificate from ldap://10.1.1.227/...
Skipped (Not Supported)
Connecting to ldap://10.1.1.227/...Done
Querying for directory type...get directory type


vendorVersion: value :LDAP Agent for Novell eDirectory 8.8 SP5 (20219.14)
wholeSubtreeSearchOps: value :485133
repUpdatesOut: value :0
bindSecurityErrors: value :1991
supportedLDAPVersion: value :2
modifyEntryOps: value :1066
vendorName: value :Novell, Inc.
Type : Novell eDirectory
eDirectory
Creating admin...Failed

System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object
at Novell.iFolder.Utility.LdapUtility.CreateUser (System.String dn, System.String password) [0x00000]
at Novell.iFolder.SimiasServerSetup.SetupLdap () [0x00000]
at Novell.iFolder.SimiasServerSetup.Configure () [0x00000]
at Novell.iFolder.SimiasServerSetup.Main (System.String[] args) [0x00000]
at Novell.iFolder.Utility.LdapUtility.CreateUser (System.String dn, System.String password) [0x00000]
at Novell.iFolder.SimiasServerSetup.SetupLdap () [0x00000]
at Novell.iFolder.SimiasServerSetup.Configure () [0x00000]
at Novell.iFolder.SimiasServerSetup.Main (System.String[] args) [0x00000]

FAILED


used my tree admin account for the LDAP admin and created a new user for the LDAP proxy user. I assume its the actual iFolder admin account creation that's failing but I can't really see why.
Tried install script twice in case I maybe mistyped a password but I'm sure I didn't.