Customize LDAP autocompletion format in Thunderbird

Thunderbird can connect to an LDAP server and autocomplete email addresses as you type, but it needs some adjustment for some LDAP servers. One of the LDAP servers that I use regularly returns email addresses like this in the thunderbird interface: username <firstname.lastname@domain.tld> The email address looks fine, but I’d much rather have the person’s full name instead of the username. Here’s what I’m looking for: Firstname Lastname <firstname.lastname@domain.tld> In older Thunderbird versions, setting ldap_2....

2017-07-18 · 2 min · Major Hayden

icanhazip and CORS

I received an email from an icanhazip.com user last week about enabling cross-origin resource sharing. He wanted to use AJAX calls on a different site to pull data from icanhazip.com and use it for his visitors. Those headers are now available for all requests to the services provided by icanhazip.com! Here’s what you’ll see: $ curl -i icanhazip.com --- Access-Control-Allow-Origin: * Access-Control-Allow-Methods: GET ---

2014-07-21 · 1 min · Major Hayden