When either of the special addresses LDAP-FORM or X500-FORM is used, (IN%LDAP-FORM or IN%X500-FORM from VMS MAIL), a pop-up form will be presented to the user. With the form, users can query the directory for a user's e-mail address.
Conventional addresses can be given along with a request to invoke the form; e.g., mail sent to the addresses
email@example.com, and to whatever addresses are selected with the form. The form can be used with
To simplify things further for VMS MAIL users, by issuing the commands
MAIL> SET FORWARD/USER=LDAP-FORM IN%LDAP-FORM MAIL> SET FORWARD/USER=X500-FORM IN%X500-FORM
For further details on the usage of the LDAP/X.500 forms, consult the PMDF User's Guide.