Thank you for the suggestions I'll try your solution with the member
attribute and see how it goes.
Thank you for your prompt answer
On Sep 12, 2012, at 4:44 AM, Dmitri Pal wrote:
> On 09/12/2012 02:52 AM, Marcello Giannoni UCLA wrote:
>> Hi I'm currently using the free-ipa server on red hat enterprise 6.2.
>> Someone asked me to implement a distribution list on the system.
>> I would like to set up free-ipa in a way that I can create expandable groups
>> that when I connect trough an email client and I type the group defined in
>> the ipa-server the group will expand all the email of user subscribed to
>> that particular group.
>> Do I have to change the dif.ldif schema in order to achieve this ?
>> I have heard that someone resolved this problem using the
>> objectClass=groupOfNames but I couldn't find any explanation on how to
>> implement this.
>> I don't know if the problem lies on the type of group to use or the base
>> search on the ldap client, I need some clue on how to do this.
>> I hope someone can spread some light on this
> I am not sure but suspect that you need a filter for the mail client to
> expand the list of users.
> The attribute that would help with that is "member". It is a multi value
> attribute of the group object that contains the list of all the users
> that are directly or indirectly (via nested groups) are members of the
> specific group.
> If you need more than user DNs but user entries then you might want to
> go the other way around.
> Use the entered group to search for all the users who's memberOf
> attribute contains given group.
>> Thank you in advance
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> Thank you,
> Dmitri Pal
> Sr. Engineering Manager for IdM portfolio
> Red Hat Inc.
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