On Thu, Jun 21, 2012 at 3:22 PM, Dmitri Pal <d...@redhat.com> wrote: > On 06/21/2012 05:44 PM, Stephen Ingram wrote: >> On Thu, Jun 21, 2012 at 2:06 PM, James James <jre...@gmail.com> wrote: >>> Hi everybody, >>> >>> Is it possible to have a procedure to add new attributes like >>> mailAlternateAddress in the default user schema ? >> >> That particular attribute is included in the schema >> (objectclass=mailRecipient) so it is easy to add using the ipa >> user-mod --addattr command. I then followed Adam Young's instructions >> to change the interface such that we could view/edit the new attribute >> in the UI: >> >> 1. Edit the /usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/ipalib/plugins/user.py to >> include the new field >> 2. Add an entry to /usr/share/ipa/ui/user.js for the new value >> 3. Don't forget to restart httpd and refresh your browser cache to >> pick up the new fields >> >> We needed that instead of using the multi-valued mail attribute >> because there are circumstances where we need to differentiate between >> the "master" email address and aliases. It's easy to add though and >> works great. I certainly wouldn't want to be in the position of adding >> lots of attributes not already included in IPA, but a one or two-off >> seems pretty reasonable to manage. >> >> I don't know if it's still in the I'm sure *very* future plans for >> IPA, but I remember seeing some application (MTA, mail store) support >> mentioned at one time. These sorts of attributes might be nice to have >> if and when that happens. >> >> Steve > Is there any chance you can submit what you have done in the form of a > ticket with attached patches?
As I have not upgraded to 2.2 yet, I had to patch against 2.1.4. Ticket is 2863. Steve _______________________________________________ Freeipa-users mailing list Freeipaemail@example.com https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/freeipa-users