Novell Client 2 SP1 for Windows Vista/Server 2008/7 (IR9) is now
available for download from

New fixes included in the Novell Client 2 SP1 for Windows (IR9):
Bug 710850 - Unable to unlock machine if local user password is
blank/empty after installing IR8.
Bug 708822 - NCCredProvider.dll debug build crashes after Bug 698337
Bug 706800 - Slow performance for applications using high number of
concurrent byte range locks.
Bug 199426 - File last access time is always midnight instead of actual
access time.

Novell Knowledge Partner (NKP)

Do you work with Novell technologies at a university, college or school?
If so, your campus could benefit from joining the Novell Technology
Transfer Partner (TTP) program. See for more details.