Item11642: Add thumbnailPhoto for Active Directory compatibility

Priority: Enhancement
Current State: Closed
Released In: n/a
Target Release:
Applies To: Extension
Component: LdapNgPlugin
Branches: trunk
Reported By: MartinKaufmann
Waiting For:
Last Change By: MichaelDaum
In Active Directory the photo is stored in the variable thumbnailPhoto and not in jpegPhoto. To be able to display these photos, I added thumbnailPhoto as a blob (see patch).

Photos from AD can no be displayed using the following syntax within an %LDAP% query:

-- MartinKaufmann - 14 Mar 2012

Martin, thanks for that patch. It may help others.

However, as a generic solution we need to be careful. AD is a database of sorts that each site can set-up quite differently. The patch contains a clue the #TODO comment:
  • Make blobs configurable

That's what really needs to be done here.

-- JulianLevens - 14 Mar 2012

Added a blob attribute to %LDAP to specify all attributes to be handled as a blob.

-- MichaelDaum - 19 Nov 2012

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Summary Add thumbnailPhoto for Active Directory compatibility
ReportedBy MartinKaufmann
Codebase 1.0.9
SVN Range
AppliesTo Extension
Component LdapNgPlugin
Priority Enhancement
CurrentState Closed
Checkins LdapNgPlugin:5f5d79e2dbf9 LdapNgPlugin:36655a814312
ReleasedIn n/a
CheckinsOnBranches trunk
trunkCheckins LdapNgPlugin:5f5d79e2dbf9 LdapNgPlugin:36655a814312
Topic attachments
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
ldapngplugin-patch.txttxt ldapngplugin-patch.txt manage 534 bytes 14 Mar 2012 - 11:55 MartinKaufmann  
Topic revision: r5 - 19 Nov 2012, MichaelDaum - This page was cached on 29 Jul 2020 - 07:35.

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