Old recipient policy works. Getting LDAP error with new ones.
Posted on 2006-05-30
We currently have a recipient policy that gives any new accounts a
We are also in the process of setting up exchange accounts for
each of our remote sites- each of which has a separate OU according
What I'm trying to do is set up a recipient policy for each location / OU, so that
when accounts are created within an OU, they get given a "firstname.lastname@example.org"
email address. Location1, location2 etc correspond to the name of each OU.
This is failing to occur- each account within an OU is receiving an email address- but in the
original format i.e. without the "location". It looks like the only recipient policy being applied is the
I have tried moving the new recipient policies up the priority list but this doesn't fix
The only event of note in the exchange server's Application log is the following:
Category: LDAP Operations
Event ID: 8270
LDAP returned the error  Object Class Violation when importing the transaction
proxyAddresses:X400:c=US;a= ;p=XXXXXXX; o=YYYYYYYY;s=x517280;
...the addresses provided in the error i.e. "@location1..." correspond to what I'm trying to set in the
recipient policies that aren't working. Note: Selecting "Apply this policy now" for whatever policy doesn't
Our environment is:
- Windows server 2003
- Exchange server 2003 SP1.
I have searched on this error without too much luck. Any help appreciated.