User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.7) Gecko/20050414 Firefox/1.0.3 Build Identifier: thunderbird version 1.0.2 (20050317) when trying to use the auto-complete function for the To: box when composing messages I get "ldap initialization problem" and when I click on that it gives the error code "0x8000ffff": unknown error". However, if I use the "Contacts" extension (version 0.5) I can look up ldap entries successfully using exactly the same ldap settings. Reproducible: Always
Reporter, are you still having this problem? If you are, please check the value of "ldap_2.autoComplete.directoryServer" in your prefs.js and see if it is empty. Please report back here either way.
No response from reporter for > 1 month, therefore marking invalid. Reporter, if this is still a problem for you, please retest with the latest version of thunderbird, (1.5 beta) and if it still exists, reopen this bug and also answer my question in comment 1. thanks.