[Samba] LDAP - adding info to database

Markus Schabel markus.schabel at tgm.ac.at
Thu Dec 26 21:52:00 GMT 2002

Chris Mason wrote:
> I have installed openldap and the samba.idealx.org ldap configuration
> and scripts, and now I have ldap authentication working wonderfully
> well.
> I'd like to be able to use the same ldap user database for other info
> such as phone numbers, email, etc, but I don't know how to add it or
> whether it is a good idea. Anyone done this?

Work's fine here. Just use the inetOrgPerson-Attributes. On the
OpenLDAP-FAQ-Site you can find some informations about this.

We use LDAP as source for Samba-Accounts, Posix-Accounts, addressbook
and for IMAP/POP-Accounts, mailquotas and mail- & forwarding-addresses

Markus Schabel
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