i wonder if anyone has an issue like this?
we and an edu with ~400 staff and ~5000 students (including alumni).
Our GAL is external openldap with a sturucture like:
when I do a GAL search i need to start the search a OurEDU.People to include both staff/students.
-- People -- Staff
Some (Non-Academic) staff just want to search for other staff members and not students
(because the list is so long). As a work around i ask them to search for:
lastname@staff -> to return all staff with the lastname e.g. bloggs (bloggs@staff)
lastname@students -> to return all students with the lastname e.g. bloggs (bloggs@students)
Is there any other way around this i.m kinda stuck because the GAL search is global to a DOMAIN
GAL search is:
Any feedback appreciated
Most results returned by GAL search:
LDAP search base:
why not seperate student and staff + lecturer in diff. place.
there on a separate external ldap branch but zimbra bungles them all together.