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Re: [SOGo] Samba backend question

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  • From: Paul van der Vlis < >
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  • Subject: Re: [SOGo] Samba backend question
  • Date: Thu, 24 Sep 2015 20:53:09 +0200

Op 24-09-15 om 20:41 schreef Paul van der Vlis:
> Op 24-09-15 om 19:13 schreef Rowland Penny:
>> On 24/09/15 16:57, Paul van der Vlis wrote:
>>> Op 24-09-15 om 08:27 schreef Martin Simovic:
>>>> samba-tool has these options, invoke help to list all of them.
>>> I found an option "--mail-address=" for samba-tool what works, but it is
>>> not documented in the man-page or in the help (Samba 4.1.17).
>> As far as I am aware, setting the mail address has always been there:
>> root@dc01:~# samba -V
>> Version 4.1.17-Debian
>> samba-tool user create --help
>> --mail-address=MAIL_ADDRESS
>> User's email address
> Ah, thanks!
>> I did not found an option to set the common name in samba-tool. I will
>> search further, thanks for you help!
>> --use-username-as-cn Force use of username as user's CN
> I want e.g. "john" as username and "John Doe" as CN. so not the same.

Ah, I found it ;-)

samba-tool user create john verysecret --given-name=John --surname=Doe \


With regards,
Paul van der Vlis.

Paul van der Vlis Linux systeembeheer Groningen

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