Once LDAP authentication is setup, you'll know what 'fields' are being
used. Ie. LDAP fullename = users Real Name. LDAP cn=email address or
Then configure your Addressbook of choice to read those fields. My
personal experience is with LDAP on NDS, so I've had to grant rights to
those properties within NDS for an LDAP guest login to view those
properties, but I don't know if that applies to OpenLDAP.
Just get the box setup to auth to LDAP, that should take more work than
merely reading cn,fullname from the directory.
On Thu, 2002-12-19 at 13:28, Clayton Weise wrote:
> LDAP, in basic terms, is a protocol and method of storing stuff. All
> sorts of stuff. The LDAP that vpopmail would be talking about would be
> the usernames, passwords, home directories, etc of the various email
> accounts on your system. Just like you would store it on a mysql or
> cdb database. You can also store address books in LDAP, but that's a
> different program. vpopmail just does email delivery.
> On Thursday, December 19, 2002, at 10:58 AM, Remo Mattei wrote:
> > Hi guys I have a client that is using WindoZs and I am going to setup
> > qmail
> > for their mail server. I do have a question since I have not configure
> > vpopmail with ldap yet some suggestions and links where to get the info
> > from. I am guessing that this is needed to make a corp. system wide
> > address
> > book.
> > Thanks,
> > Remo