Address bok and multiple emails per user
iggy at theiggy.com
Wed May 2 18:13:44 CEST 2007
The big problem there is that's not nearly as integrated or easy for
users to deal with. I can only imagine what my users would say if I
asked them to use mailman for anything.
On May 2, 2007, at 11:06 AM, Chris Richardson wrote:
> This info is from the dev list. but as far as sending to diffrent
> groups of people espicaly on such a large scale i dont think this
> is the best method anyways. you should setup mailing lists for such
> groups you might want to check out something like mailman or doing
> via custom settings in your MTA. I migrated from openwebmail lots
> of features and very matured but painful to maintain.
> Brian Jackson wrote:
>> From an email yesterday to the -dev list:
>>> Chris Richardson wrote:
>>>> Hey Thomas,
>>>> I installed the newest svn to start testing the address book and
>>>> I had a
>>>> few questions.
>>>> 1. is it possible to grab more data from ldap or possibly where
>>>> I might
>>>> define some extra data for lookups.
>>> The local address book doesn't currently support more address
>>> fields. For
>>> now, the LDAP data is stuck to that restriction as well. The
>>> extension of
>>> the address book is planned and with the new architecture, it
>>> should be
>>> easy to grab more data from LDAP directories once RC knows how to
>>> display them.
>> So it looks like it's planned, but I'd guess that would be a post
>> rc1 thing. I don't imagine it would be too difficult to hack
>> something like that in yourself, but to do it right and get it
>> merged back into RC might take a bit more work.
>> --Brian Jackson
>> On May 2, 2007, at 8:35 AM, Jes Kasper Klittum wrote:
>>> Hi cubes,
>>> We are in the process of migrating some 20.000 users of
>>> openwebmail to RoundCube. So far it has been painless, but now we
>>> have stumled across a problem. Openwebmail allowed address book
>>> entrys to have more than one email address associated, enabling
>>> users to send to groups of people. This is not possible in
>>> RoundCube and poses a major set-back for us. Does any one have
>>> any ideas how to circomvent this problem?
>>> Another possibility would be to be able to create multipe address
>>> books and mail all users in a book, but this also does not seem
>>> to be an option?
>>> Best regards,
>>> Jes Kasper Klittum
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