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Re: adding additional info

First, I would suggest you review the information on schema in the docs and


Somewhere in there is a link to some sites that list all sorts of already
defined objectClasses that you can use, and I bet all the attributes
("tags") you need will be in there.


> From: "M. Yu" <myu@websprinter.net>
> Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2001 08:53:49 +0800
> To: <openldap-software@OpenLDAP.org>
> Subject: adding additional info
> Hello,
> I'm new to this list and am just beginning to use openldap.  Basically, I
> want to centralize all information in an ldap database including things like
> MAC addresses (for my ISC DHCP), node id, modem id, password (for e-mailing,
> file transfers, uploading of webpages), etc.  I have read the SLAPD and
> SLURPD Administrator's Guide and the QuickStart Guide and followed the
> examples there and now have openldap running.
> Problem: I can only add information based on those examples and the strings
> defined in RFC 1779 such as cn, sn, etc.  I don't have any idea how to add
> additional info such as the one I mentioned above (macs, passwords, etc.).
> There is simply no "tag" (pardon the term) for it either in the RFC or the
> guides.  Can anyone point me over to a doc/howto that details these "tags"
> (preferrably an online or downloadable doc)?
> TIA,
> M. Yu