ejabberd mod_shared_roster with Proper Roster Names Setup

Published August 22, 2012 • Updated June 6, 2017


In a previous post, I detailed how to setup ejabberd’s mod_shared_roster module to automatically create shared rosters based on LDAP groups when users login.

However, if you integrate ejabberd with an LDAP server and mod_shared_roster, the user’s proper name will not be displayed unless mod_vcard_ldap is also setup.

The following post will detail what is needed to setup LDAP authentication and configure mod_vcard_ldap.

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ejabberd mod_shared_roster_ldap Setup

Published August 22, 2012 • Updated January 10, 2019


ejabberd is an extensible XMPP server that allows you to setup an internal chat server for your organization to communicate. It can be integrated with an LDAP server, such as OpenLDAP or Active Directory, to automatically create shared rosters based on LDAP groups when users login.

The following post will detail what is needed to setup a shared roster.

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