Evan,
Thanks for your suggestion. I think you might be referring to the CHKPWD
command Al Barsa recommended. That will
be great for re-verifying the user who signed on. We do that at times. But,
the problem is that it verifies a password against the user profile of the
person who has signed on - not just that it is valid. Hence, the need for
an API that would pass a different user profile ID to what I was hoping
would be the CHKPWD command. Guess I left that out of the first message.
Thanks again for you help.

>Date: Fri, 05 Jan 2001 07:00:07 +1300
>From: Evan Harris <spanner@ihug.co.nz>
>Subject: Re: Password validation API

>Hi Fran

>Depending on your menu/control programs there is a CL Command available to
>do what you want in addition to the API's already mentioned . Its name
>escapes me right now (I'm at home) but using the PWD command group you
>ought to be able to track it down fairly readily.

>HTH
>Evan Harris

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