Novell Vibe 3 and later enables you to integrate with Novell Messenger 2.2 and later. This integration displays a user’s Messenger presence information within Vibe. For information about where presence information is displayed in Vibe, see Novell Vibe 3.2 User Guide.
When you click a user’s presence icon, the Profile Quick View is displayed, which enables you to send an instant message to the user, view the user’s personal workspace, follow the user, and more.
To successfully integrate Novell Messenger with Novell Vibe, you must complete the following tasks:
The Allowed Service User’s function is to log in to the Messenger system and retrieve presence information, which is then displayed in Vibe.
For information about how to create an Allowed Service User in ConsoleOne, see Novell Messenger 2.2 Administration Guide.
After you have defined an Allowed Service User in ConsoleOne, as described in Novell Messenger 2.2 Administration Guide, you need to run the Vibe installation program and configure Messenger.
You should use LDAP to sync users with a directory service such as eDirectory in order to populate thefield in Vibe.
Log in to the Vibe site as the Vibe administrator.
Click theicon in the upper right corner of the page, then click the icon .
Under, click .
In the presenceID to the LDAP attribute that identifies the user. For example, presenceID=cn.section, map the identifier