Re: openoffice.org-base 2.4.1 in lenny : no support for LDAP
Mickael GARNIER wrote:
> I installed openoffice 2.4.1-12 on lenny via apt-get and I notice that
> openoffice.org-base has no support for LDAP database (wizard -> connect
> to existing database).
> In the 2.3 version I used previously (downloaded from ooo.org), the ldap
> support was included.
and the older http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=321099 merged
Deliberate decision since ages. We don't build an obsolete, security-buggy
internal mozilla (in the meanwhile it's mozilla 1.7.5(!)) just for this.
And even if it was an up to date mozilla/seamonkey it would be nonsense to
build mozilla again just for it and ship the internal version.
And yes, it needs a patched mozilla, you can't build it(use it with the
> Is-it a bug in the debian version of ooo 2.4.1 ?
It's a feature (which unfortunately removes the LDAP adress book feature).
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