6.0 DOS File Manager

The DOS File Manager UCX component (DOSFileMgr) is a multi-object component that runs on a NetWare server as a NetWare Loadable Module (NLM). It is used to manage DOS file systems by letting the user perform various operations, such as the following:

The object model of this component is similar to that of the other file manager components (FTP File Manager and NetWare File System Manager).

An "Entry object" can be a file or directory.

The following methods return an Entry object:

This component requires the following constant types:

You can also access the DOS file system using the File System Object object (FSO). Load dosfat.nss file before accessing the DOS file system from FSO on NetWare® servers with OS version 6.5 and above.