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wolfsden3

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We currently use Kerio and it's a decent product.

For giggles I evaluated workspace and I'm not impressed, I have 1.1.0 RC 1 build 2221 installed.

Access:

No guest access (public / anonymous, etc)? You can't just create a page (say for an Intranet, read only) and have it world readable? Instead people have to have an account to logon and see the page...or so it seems.

Permissions:

Permissions in general seem sparse - all I have for a user is:

-- Administration rights --
---- No access to administration
---- Read only access to administration
---- Full access to administration
[] <-- Checkbox for "Allow user to adminster all content"

* I stopped playing with it here but I can only assume that "Administration rights" means to the admin portal at port 4060?

* I can't see where to share out something I created with other users (see no guest access above Razz)

Editing:

It wasn't until I added "Text" that I found an 'editor' where you can bold, highlight, etc. I was under the "mashup" assuming text was text. Not sure how you'd fix a dumb end losers assumptions there but it was irritating to see you didn't have a wysiwyg editor (but you did!).

Summary:

To me so far this product seems like a ghetto sharepoint portal, not sure it's even worthy to call it that because you can't share it to the world or have granular permissions (see permissions above).

Granted - I gave up early but I think I saw enough. It shouldn't be this hard.

I don't think I'll revisit this until you have guest access as we wanted to at least use this for an intranet. For now I'll just do LAMP and hand edit Smile

* I won't be notified of any posts in case you don't like what I say (or you do), I'm just letting you know my opinion of the product.
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pimzel

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benjalamelami

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It has worked for me... it has pretty easy to use features, and fool proof to use for my intranet users. I do think annonymous log in would be nice, but its clear that it has a lot of functionality for its easy to use interface. Also Kerio is improving it... slowwwwly, but getting there.
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