How to install NetWare 5.1 on a Pentium IV server
Pentium 4 processor
Pentium IV processor
Novell NetWare 5.1
Installing NetWare 5.1 on Pentium 4 hardware will cause the install to hang when SYMCJIT.NLM is loaded.
java: Page fault occurred while executing class com.novell.application.install.setup
Short term memory allocator is out of memory.1 attempts to get more memory failed
java: Class com.novell.application.install.setup exited with status -5
This often happens at the GUI portion of the install.
Pentium 4 hardware will cause the install to fail.
Download the file 4PENT.EXE by following this link: https://support.novell.com/servlet/filedownload/uns/pub/4pent.exe/ and follow the installation instructions included in that patch
We are working to get an overlay CD for nw5.1 which will include this patch. As of now, the overlay CD for nw5.1 sp5 does not include this patch.