[Samba] Thunderbird address book issue
jgardeniers at objectmastery.com
Thu Sep 3 03:10:51 UTC 2015
Just for clarity, when I refer to the uid I'm talking about the openldap
field prior to being imported into Samba 4. I notice that it gets
stripped out during the migration and the Thunderbird address book is in
fact displaying the cn, not the uid.
On 03/09/15 12:07, John Gardeniers wrote:
> This may be off-topic, as it's only indirectly related to Samba 4 but
> perhaps others here have already solved this.
> While testing Samba 4 I've come across a rather annoying little issue
> when preforming an LDAP address book lookup from Thunderbird. The
> display name in the address book does not match the display name in
> ADUC. It appears that the Thunderbird address book is using the uid
> field instead of the displayName field, as it does when using openldap.
> Does anyone here have a workaround for this issue that doesn't involve
> changing the uid for every user? We use the uid field for other
> purposes and really don't want to change it if there's another
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