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Re: [SOGo] Changing settings of first imap-account


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  • From: Stephen Ingram < >
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  • Subject: Re: [SOGo] Changing settings of first imap-account
  • Date: Fri, 6 Jan 2012 10:25:20 -0800

Oliver-

Can you bind to your directory using ldapsearch with the credentials
in your GNUstepDefaults file? Can you find the user you are trying to
login as with ldapsearch (i.e. ldapsearch -x -b "dc=test,dc=de" -D
"cn=admin,dc=test,dc=de"
(&(objectClass=sogoUser)(mail= ))
mail -W

Steve

On Fri, Jan 6, 2012 at 9:34 AM,


< >
wrote:
> Helle everybody -
>
> I still don't get it working... I have a workaround for my TB profile. I
> created a dummy pop3 account with the sogo username and password and set it
> as stanndard. But it would be great, if I get the hint from Steven working
> to login to the webinterface with the users email address as the username.
>
> Best regards,
> Oliver
>
> Am 05.01.2012 10:34, schrieb
> :
>
> Hello Steve (and all) -
>
> This information sounds good. Unfortunately I can't get it working.
> Here is what I changed in my /home/sogo/GNUstep/Defaults/.GNUstepDefaults
>
> <array>
> <dict>
> <key>CNFieldName</key>
> <string>cn</string>
> <key>IDFieldName</key>
> <string>uid</string>
> <key>UIDFieldName</key>
> <string>mail</string>
>
> When I try to login via webmail with
> user: ,
> I get the
> error "wrong user or pass".
> I have the following lines in my sogo.log file:
>
> Jan 05 10:07:45 sogod [20677]: SOGoRootPage Login for user
> ' '
> might not have worked - password policy: 65535 grace:
> -1 expire: -1 bound: 0
> 127.0.0.1 - - [05/Jan/2012:10:07:45 GMT] "POST /SOGo/connect HTTP/1.1"
> 403 34/46 0.007 - - 0
>
>
> Do I have to adapt anything else?
>
> Best regards,
> Oliver
>
>
>
> Am 04.01.2012 22:16, schrieb Stephen Ingram:
>
> You don't have to use
>
> as the username in your
> directory. Just use 'name' instead, but tell SOGo to use email address
> for the UID (UIDFieldName in GNUstepDefaults) so that your imap login
> will work also. Cyrus also supports using 'name' style UID that will
> translate over to email address-style use on system using Cyrus-SASL's
> canon_user plug-in.
>
> Steve
>
> On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 12:00 PM,
>
>
> < >
> wrote:
>
> Hello -
>
> Thanks for your remarks!
>
> I use LDAP, but for my imap-server (I'm using an external), I need an
> emainl-address as user name. That means I have to crate users like
>
> as my system users. Thats not the way I like it.
> Do I have any other chance to get around it?
> Can I completely deactivate the rmary acount.
>
> The main problem is, when I log in to sogo webmail and change to the
> email tab, it takes some time until the imap accounts are loaded. I
> think that is because the primary imap account does not exist and sogo
> runs into connection error.
>
> Best regards,
> Oliver
>
> Am 04.01.2012 20:17, schrieb Stephen Ingram:
>
> Oliver-
>
> That's the way it's supposed to work. That account is defined in your
> GNUstepDefaults file. The username and password is configurable
> through either your LDAP directory or database depending on how you
> have setup SOGo. All other accounts added to this section are external
> accounts. If you want the user to be able to change their password
> from within SOGo, use LDAP as your user source and the
> "passwordPolicy" option inside your GNUstepDefaults file.
>
> Steve
>
> On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 6:47 AM,
>
>
> < >
> wrote:
>
> Hello everybody -
>
> Is it possible to change the settings of the first imap account (the one
> that gets created automatically)?
> I have to adapt username and password.
> The settings of an additional created imap-server can be edited, but not the
> first one. All fields are grayed out.
>
> Best regards,
> Oliver
>
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