Apply the Identity Manager 22.214.171.124 update or later from the NetIQ Downloads website.
Extend the eDirectory schema. Navigate to the <non-root engine installed location>/opt/novell/eDirectory/bin directory and run the ./idm-install-schema command.
sudo su, and install the /common/packages/java/netiq-jrex-1.8.0-162.noarch.rpm package. Then restarting eDirectory allows vrdim to load properly and the driver to start.