Rob,

> Again,  I have a Domino application which gets data from the
400.  The
> people running this application sometimes don't even have
iSeries
> passwords.  Are you saying that instead of just clicking on a
button to
> retrieve the data, that now I should also pop up a box that
prompts them
> for an iSeries user id and password?  Ludicrous!

That depends on the data itself.  If you don't mind if everyone
in the world reads the data that's behind that button (and
everything else on your machine is not *PUBLIC *EXCLUDE), then
yes, a default password would work for you.  But if the data has
any level of sensitivity, then a password check is simply the
responsible thing to do.

A user profile does not simply provide access to a file, it
provides access to a system.  If you provide entry to your system
without authentication, then it's darn hard maintain that you
have security.


jte





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