[Dovecot] LDAP for Virtual Domains
dovecot at bsdjournal.net
Mon May 21 23:59:48 EEST 2007
On May 20, 2007, at 10:17 PM, Daniel L. Miller wrote:
> This is a problem in basic understanding of Postfix's (or just
> about any LDAP enabled program, for that matter) LDAP handling.
> The docs reference mailacceptinggeneralid in the examples (and I
> still don't know what LDAP schema Wietse may have pulled that from)
> - and it is a default - but YOU explicitly tell Postfix how to use
> your LDAP configuration.
> If you look at my files, the virtual_mailbox_maps parameter
> specifies a file - which I created. That file tells Postfix
> exactly how to work with LDAP. You can see the query is searching
> the LDAP "mail" field, and returns the value of the "mail" field in
> a particular format. Nowhere in my query_filter and
> result_attribute do you see mailacceptinggeneralid - so I assume
> you didn't implement my sample config.
> If Dovecot is now using your LDAP properly, we're probably getting
> off-topic now and you should continue this on the Postfix mailing
> list. If you want to contact me directly I will try to help you as
Thanks. Pascal was a big help off-list and it is working fine now.
Once I finish my configuration completely, I will add it to the wiki
and write a separate howto as well. Thank you.
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