Customizing query in LDAP searches

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

SeaMonkey
MailNews: Address Book & Contacts
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enhancement
RESOLVED EXPIRED
15 years ago
12 years ago

People

(Reporter: Dominique VOLPE, Assigned: racham)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows 2000

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Description

15 years ago
When I search someone in a directory, the LDAP query return all entries whose
names (cn) or mail contains the word I typed.

I could of course narrow my query, using "advanced" button.

I want to be able to customize the default query (for example retrieving entries
whose "cn" begins with what I typed). This template could be set within prefs.js.

My request doesn't apply to autocomplete filter template :
ldap_2.servers.mydirectory.autoComplete.filterTemplate


Thank you.
(Reporter)

Comment 1

15 years ago
I found this pref : "mail.addr_book.quicksearchquery.format"
But the query format seems to apply to every directory server.
We have three directories and I would like to specify different query formats
for each directory.
Do you have some knowledge about this ?


refs :
http://www.mozilla.org/mailnews/arch/addrbook/hiddenprefs.html
http://lxr.mozilla.org/mozilla1.0/source/mailnews/addrbook/src/nsAbQueryStringToExpression.cpp#278
http://lxr.mozilla.org/mozilla1.0/source/mailnews/addrbook/src/nsAbLDAPProperties.cpp#76

Updated

15 years ago
QA Contact: nbaca → gchan
Product: Browser → Seamonkey
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Comment 4

12 years ago
You're looking for the hidden ldap_2.servers.YourServer.autoComplete.filterTemplate setting.

See http://www.mail-archive.com/mozilla-directory@mozilla.org/msg00817.html for more information on this property.
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