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PATHWORKS wish list

The Question is:

Will we have to wait for Pathworks for VMS version 6.0 to
have both share-oriented and file-owner file security on
the same server?  It is important that we be able to
address files through read-only shares and to also
address the same files using another drive letter that
supports the RWED nature of the file based on file
ownership, etc.  I wasn't sure if this might come out in
a minor release.  Also, why does it take so long for an
up-to-date pathworks, especially if it a port of "pure"
Microsoft LAN Manager?

The Answer is:

    PATHWORKS is not a port of Microsoft LanManager.  It is the Microsoft
    code, sent to another vendor that adds Unix stuff, and then sent to us.
    We cannot discuss furture features of a product, you need to contact
    your sales person.