Directories and domains clash

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Microsoft, also a DIF member, says it had not heard of .dir until Novell made its proposal, but LDAP 2000 will provide users with only base-level functionality, such as query processes.

"From what we know about .dir, Novell is addressing about 20% of customer problems and hiding its real intentions behind standards," says Shanen Boettcher, lead product manager for Windows 2000.

Microsoft also says Novell has yet to prove how communication between directories will be secure.

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