The Address Book

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The Address Book



The latest version of smeserver-theaddressbook is available in the SME repository, click on the version number(s) for more information.


The Address Book is a free, open source address management system


To install issue the following commands on the SME Server shell:

yum install --enablerepo=smecontribs smeserver-theaddressbook

There is no need to reboot.

Add addressbook mysql password to config file find mysql password with 'config show addressbook'

cp /opt/addressbook/config.php.dist /opt/addressbook/config.php
nano -w /opt/addressbook/config.php

Create database structure open

Remove install script

rm /opt/addressbook/install.php

[optional] import addresses, see /opt/addressbook/

[optional] setup Roundcube LDAP. todo

[optional] ODBC access, for mailout labels. todo

[optional] Restrict usage with PublicAccess db, (global-pw are default):

config setprop addressbook PublicAccess global-pw


Go to


To remove the package issue the following command on the SME Server shell:

rpm -e theaddressbook smeserver-theaddressbook

To remove mysql database and user, both are addressbook, see MySQL#Remove a database and MySQL#Remove a user. There is no need to reboot.


Please raise bugs under the SME-Contribs section in bugzilla and select the smeserver-addressbook component or use this link .