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Archive Directory UNC path locked in ConsoleOne does not sync to the remote mailbox

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Novell GroupWise 7
Novell GroupWise 8


UNC path for Archive,  if locked at the domain and post office levels, works for online mailbox.
UNC path for Archive,  if locked at the domain and post office levels, does not sync to remote mailbox.


Resolution Status:
Reported to engineering


Reported to Engineering

Additional Information

Steps to duplicate :
1) Launch ConsoleOne, right click on the post office or domain | GroupWise Utilities | Client Options | set the Archive Directory UNC path and lock it.
2) Login as an user of that post office in GroupWise client and try to change the archive path . User will not be able to change it as it is locked at the domainor the post ottice level.
3) Create a remote mailbox for the same user using Tool | Hit the road.
4) Once created, login to remote mailbox and try to change the archive. User will be able to change it . Even though it should not, as it is already locked at the domain or the post office level.


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  • Document ID:7001999
  • Creation Date:24-NOV-08
  • Modified Date:27-APR-12
    • NovellGroupWise

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