Virtual Loadable Module

Virtual Loadable Module
   Abbreviated VLM. A Novell NetWare modular program that runs on each MS-DOS client and allows that workstation to communicate with the server.
   The NetWare DOS Requester consists of several VLMs that replace and provide backward compatibility with the NetWare shells used in earlier versions of NetWare.

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  • NetWare Loadable Module —    Abbreviated NLM. Server management programs and LAN drivers that run on a server under Novell NetWare s network operating system. NLMs can be loaded and unloaded dynamically, without interrupting the server, and provide better service than… …   Dictionary of networking

  • module —    Inprogramming,aself contained portion of a larger program written, tested, and compiled separately. Normally, a module performs only one specific operation.    See also NetWare Loadable Module; Virtual Loadable Module …   Dictionary of networking

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  • NetWare Peripheral Architecture —    Abbreviated NPA or NWPA. A feature of NetWare that allows developers to add and support new storage devices and their associated controllers. NPA consists of the following components:    • Host Adapter Module (HAM)    The be one HAM for each… …   Dictionary of networking

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  • VLM — abbr. Virtual Loadable Module (Novell, Netware) abbr. Volume Logical Module (IBM, OS/2) comp. abbr. Virtual Loadable Module …   United dictionary of abbreviations and acronyms

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