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Request #40205 can't get the real Imap username if logged in with an alias
Submitted: 2007-01-23 10:08 UTC Modified: 2016-12-30 23:56 UTC
From: jekyll at home dot nl Assigned:
Status: Open Package: IMAP related
PHP Version: 4.4.4 OS: Linux
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2007-01-23 10:08 UTC] jekyll at home dot nl
Description:
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Our Lotus Notes imap server allows login aliases for mailboxes. For me, those are:
Jakko Verhallen/SiTel
Jakko Verhallen
verhallen

I use the imap protocol to make a signup webpage for personnel activities. However, this way, I can sign up 3 times. There is no way to get the real name from the imap mailbox. I don't think that there is a way to retrieve your email address too.

The only thing I can do right now is to force people to login using there email address as username, and cut off the domain part... 
It would be have something like imap_username() or something...

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Expected result:
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Get the full user name or email address

Actual result:
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not possible???

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