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From Anders Bergquist <...@abq.se>
Subject Re: Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 and ADS
Date Thu, 13 Sep 2007 11:01:57 GMT
Looks good. The english is correct as well.

abq

Emmanuel Lecharny wrote:
> Ok, I have updated the page.
>
> Can you reload it and tell me if the explaination is ok ? (you can
> even fix the bad english I have used :)
>
> Emmanuel
>
> On 9/13/07, Anders Bergquist <abq@abq.se> wrote:
>   
>> I would suggest that you add a comment in the text above the picture and
>> maybe edit the picture and draw a red / green circle around the "H".
>> Otherwise the tutorial is very easy to follow.
>> I on the other hand, have never used LDAP until yesterday. Installing
>> Apache Directory + Studio was very easy and also doing the fast
>> configuration and the tutorials about them are very easy to follow.
>>
>>
>>
>> Emmanuel Lecharny wrote:
>>     
>>> Hi Anders, Ben,
>>>
>>> do you think we should update our site to warn our users about this
>>> little subtility ? I really want to have the best possible tutorial
>>> for such usage.
>>>
>>> Just let me know, and if you want to propose some modification to the
>>> current tutorial, I will obviously inject them on the site.
>>>
>>> Thanks a lot !
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On 9/13/07, Anders Bergquist <abq@abq.se> wrote:
>>>
>>>       
>>>> You are correct Ben.
>>>>
>>>> If you look at the tutorial closely you can see the letter "H" typed in
>>>> the top right corner. Typing a char into that field worked for me, I do
>>>> get the list of contacts starting with the letter "A" when I type "A".
>>>> This means that everything is working as it is defined to do.
>>>>
>>>> My actual goal is to have a synchronized mailbox and address book in
>>>> Thunderbird. The email is now using IMAP and I found an address book
>>>> synchronizer addon which might solve the book problem.
>>>> But it would be nice if thunderbird would have some sort of cache
>>>> function for the ldap stuff but I guess that is a question for an
>>>> entirely different mailing list :)
>>>>
>>>> Regards Anders
>>>>
>>>> Ben Madsen wrote:
>>>>
>>>>         
>>>>> Just to rule out a basic possibility... Thunderbird doesn't, by
>>>>> default, query an LDAP server unless you start typing something in the
>>>>> search box.  Can you type something in the search box and see if it
>>>>> finds anything?  It could take a couple of characters, I can't
>>>>> remember what the fewest is, but I definitely remember Thunderbird
>>>>> having this design.  I guess the thinking is that it shouldn't
>>>>> auto-search an LDAP server because the LDAP addressbook could contain
>>>>> thousands of addresses, overwhelming the client in both bandwidth and
>>>>> sheer volume of unnecessary information.
>>>>>
>>>>> Hope this helps.
>>>>>
>>>>> -Ben
>>>>>
>>>>> Benjamin Madsen
>>>>> Systems Architect
>>>>> ECbridges, Inc.
>>>>>
>>>>> Email:
>>>>> bmadsen@ecbridges.com <mailto:bmadsen@ecbridges.com>
>>>>> Office:
>>>>> (925) 771-5535
>>>>> IM (Jabber <http://www.jabber.org/>):
>>>>> bmadsen@ecbridges.com [Status]
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Anders Bergquist wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>           
>>>>>> Hi
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I just installed Apache Directory Service , (both server and client).
>>>>>> I then followed the instructions in
>>>>>> http://directory.apache.org/apacheds/1.0/41-mozilla-thunderbird.html
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Pressing "Download now" under "Offline" in the LDAP dialog, I get
>>>>>> "Replication succeeded".
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Auto completion works fine when typing in an address in the "to:"
>>>>>> field of a new email.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> However, address book is empty. No contacts are visible even though
>>>>>> they can be auto completed.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I use Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 and ADS 1.0.2
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Anyone else have this problem?
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Regards Anders
>>>>>>
>>>>>>             
>>>
>>>       
>>     
>
>
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