General point: Email server II is now a `retired' product, and because
it's old it may not support the hardware that people put it on to.
But it's still available (I think) basically for the price of shipping,
but without support.
Adding users in bulk is not easy, because it requires two things to be
done each time: addition to the LDAP database and addition of cyrus IMAP
mailboxes. But you're trying to do this, contact me off the list and I
may be able to help by sending a script (which will need some adapting) to
On Sun, 28 Jul 2002, Rob Keeling wrote:
Thanks for the replies I received to my last post, it
turned out to be a
of dirty cd, dodgy CD-ROM drive and overheating problems!
I have now installed everything, and trying to get to grips with the way it
I need to try to integrate it with a NT 4 domain database if at all
possible, using NT passwords
would be a VERY good move.
I am trying to move our system slowly but surely to Linux rather than MS, at
the moment Outlook
express is giving us major problems with pop3. What I want to do is,
configure Outlook for IMAP access,
(as an added bonus it looks like LDAP will do our system wide address book).
Allow web mail from anywhere,
and add a IMAP tool to our new Linux machines (once I have built them!).
I was assuming that I could replace the Unix password file with winbind,
giving me common users and passwords,
this looks like a big assumption?
Can I configure something to populate the LDAP server with all our user
names etc, and then use something else
to use NT password authentication?
Thanks for any help anyone can give! I am getting a bit out of my
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