Commit e1a8c4c0 authored by Glenn Morris's avatar Glenn Morris

* doc/misc/eudc.texi (CCSO PH/QI, LDAP Requirements): Remove old information.

parent 6003ea53
2010-10-07 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* eudc.texi (CCSO PH/QI, LDAP Requirements): Remove old information.
2010-10-06 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* cl.texi (Usage, Installation): Remove outdated information.
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......@@ -137,7 +137,7 @@ complement to the DAP itself.
LDAP servers usually store (but are not limited to) information about
people such as their name, phone number, email address, office
location, etc@enddots{} More information about LDAP can be found at
@url{http://www.openldap.org/}
@url{http://www.openldap.org/}.
EUDC requires external support to access LDAP directory servers
(@pxref{LDAP Requirements})
......@@ -148,17 +148,15 @@ EUDC requires external support to access LDAP directory servers
@section CCSO PH/QI
The Central Computing Services Office (CCSO) of the University of
Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC) created and freely distributes a
directory system that is currently in use in more than 300 organizations
around the world. The system records information about people such as
their address, phone number, email, academic information or any other
details it was configured to.
Illinois at Urbana Champaign created and freely distributed a
directory system that was used by many organizations in the 1990s.
The system records information about people such as their address,
phone number, email, academic information or any other details it was
configured to. Nowadays this system is not widely used.
The system consists of two parts: a database server traditionally called
@samp{qi} and a command-line client called @samp{ph}.
@url{ftp://uiarchive.cso.uiuc.edu/pub/packages/ph} is the main
distribution site. @url{http://www.uiuc.edu/cgi-bin/ph/lookup?Query=.}
provides a listing of the active @samp{qi} servers.
@samp{qi} and a command-line client called @samp{ph}. As of 2010, the
code can still be downloaded from @url{http://www-dev.cites.uiuc.edu/ph/}.
The original command-line @samp{ph} client that comes with the
@samp{ph/qi} distribution provides additional features like the
......@@ -225,18 +223,10 @@ email composition buffers (@pxref{Inline Query Expansion})
@comment node-name, next, previous, up
@section LDAP Requirements
LDAP support is added by means of @file{ldap.el} which is part of Emacs.
LDAP support is added by means of @file{ldap.el}, which is part of Emacs.
@file{ldap.el} needs an external command line utility named
@file{ldapsearch} which is available as part of LDAP toolkits:
@itemize @bullet
@item
Open LDAP Libraries
(@url{http://www.openldap.org/})
@item
University of Michigan's LDAP Client software
(@url{http://www.umich.edu/~dirsvcs/ldap/})
@end itemize
@file{ldapsearch}, available as part of Open LDAP
(@url{http://www.openldap.org/}).
@node Usage, Credits, Installation, Top
......@@ -968,7 +958,3 @@ in testing and proofreading the code and docs of @file{ph.el}.
@printindex vr
@bye
@ignore
arch-tag: 1b79460b-4ea1-441d-ab45-05ddd16ef241
@end ignore
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