You may want to contact Novell (yes, Novell) and explain your concerns. They may offer some guidance to stabilize whatever issues you have. Possibly for free…Netware is usually a very stable environment for file and print servers. NDS is far more stable than the MS Access – based AD. Supposedly, the next version of AD will be SQL based. I’ve heard that for four years now…..
Here’s a couple of docs from the evil empire that should help you if you still want to migrate.
Mapping drives in winders is fairly straight forward. The net use command will do it for you:
net use I: \servershare
The server resource kit has an “ifmember” exe that you could use.