[users] please check out this forum regarding rpmforge.net

Jeff Pitman jeff.pitman at gmail.com
Thu Jan 19 22:48:56 CET 2006


On 1/19/06, ANTHONY JOSEPH MESSINA <amessina at messinet.com> wrote:
> > On 1/19/06, ANTHONY JOSEPH MESSINA <amessina at messinet.com> wrote:
> >
> >>ok,now i see what you're asking.  the reson (you may consider good or
> >>bad) is that all of the system users at messinet.com are in an ldap
> >>directory and their names are in caps as well as their mailing
> >>addresses, to comply with the usps (united states postal service)
> >>mailing standards.  i use my ldap server to print mailing addresses
> >>(among other things), and postal bar codes for snail mail i send.

Consider changing the software that prints out your name instead of
forcing the ldap data to conform. If you were using free software to
do this, it should be a relatively easy exercise.

--
-jeff



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