OES File System Agent: System Requirements

The following requirements are for the OES File System agent:

Operating System

Operating System Version


OES Linux

Novell OES2 Linux up to SP3 (SLES 10 SP4)

  • x86

  • x64

  • Compatible processors

Novell OES11 Linux up to SP2 (SLES 11 SP3)

  • x86

  • x64

  • Compatible processors

Novell OES Linux up to Support Pack 2

  • Intel Pentium

  • Compatible processors

Novell OES 2015 Linux (SLES 11 SP3)

  • Intel Pentium

  • Compatible processors

Novell OES 2015 SP1 Linux (SLES 11 SP4)

  • Intel Pentium

  • Compatible processors

Cluster Support

You can install the software on a cluster, if clustering is supported by the operating system. For information about supported cluster types, see Support for Cluster Configuration.

Hard Drive


Space required


1 GB

Job results folder

5 GB

Log folder

3 GB


  • You must configure Novell TCP/IP Services.

  • If you want to use the Target Service Agents, you must install and configure the Novell Storage Management Service.

  • To ensure proper operations, you must have some form of name resolution between your CommServe server, OES Linux computer, and MediaAgent. Also, configure DNS services on the OES Linux computer.

  • Use the OES File System Agent to protect the data on NSS volumes on an OES Linux computer. To protect the data on a POSIX File System, use the Linux File System Agent.


Certain third-party software and service releases (together, “Releases”) may not be supported by Commvault. You are solely responsible for ensuring Commvault’s products and services are compatible with any such Releases.