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The user is one of four user roles in the Kolab Server.
Users can log in with their user id (UID) or primary email address (PEM) in Kolab webadmin and change their personal data und settings. In defaults, only administrators, maintainers or domain maintainers are able to modify the followings user attributes:
- First name
- Last name
- Account type
- Email Aliases
- User quota
How can I find the Kolab home server for a special Kolab account?
...width the commands listusers and showuser:
kolab listusers | grep user -> email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com kolab showuser firstname.lastname@example.org | grep -i kolabhome -> kolabHomeServer: kolab2.example.com
The mailbox of the user email@example.com is on server kolab2.example.com.
You can output the whole content of the directory service (OpenLDAP) with:
In the output you can search for the Kolab account.
How can I change name and primary email address of a user (e.g. after marriage or divorce)
- An easy way to do solve this problem: add a new email alias address and change the UID of the user.
- The best solution would be:
Create a new user account (with new name and primary email address) and copy the old data of the user to the new account.
This solution is also true for migrate users on a new Kolab server.
The Raw-Howto document move-rename-user.txt in Kolab CVS give proper instructions.