Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 (OES 2) Linux Support Pack 1
Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 (OES 2) Linux Support Pack 2
After turning on NCP Watchdog setting to 5 minutes and restarting the server,the NCP broadcasts (watchdog) will work for a period of time and then for some reason stops sending the watchdog packets.
In troubleshooting the issue you can see the watchdog packets by using NDSTRACE +NCPE. The output should look like the following.
[2010/09/13 15:22:50.949] Broadcast <!> send to conn 1 at tcp:<IPADDRESS>:38531, succeeded.