Kolab2 and create new users

Martin Konold martin.konold at erfrakon.de
Thu Feb 10 14:01:45 CET 2005

Am Donnerstag, 10. Februar 2005 13:45 schrieb Andreas Gungl:

Hi Andreas,

> > thx,  I´ve read, if I created a new user with kolab-admin, the mail-user
> > will be created, too.
> > I think, then I need thy cyrus-imap-tools like cyradm to create the
> > mail-users, isn`t it?
> Nope, adding them to LDAP should do. (At least it worked that way in our
> installation.)

Yes, it is a unique advantage of the Kolab architecture that simply editing 
the LDAP repository is enough to manage users. The kolab system automatically 
creates the mailboxes etc. (This does of course also apply for multi-location 

Axel: Can you after successfully creating your 150 users please provide an 
article for our wiki (http://wiki.kolab.org)?

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