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RE: memberOf attribute: part of LDAP v3 standard ?
1) memberOf attribute is not part of the basic LDAP v3 schema,
2) but if memberOf attribute is in a LDAP server schema, then
ldapsearching that server for entities with attribute list including
memberOf is correct
and should return associated value(s).
From: Adam Williams [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Tuesday, April 30, 2002 1:13 PM
To: Yves Robin
Subject: Re: memberOf attribute: part of LDAP v3 standard ?
>It seems that, depending on the LDAP server (openldap, Active Directory,
>Netscape, ...), a ldapsearch query can (or not)return the memberOf
>attribute, as part of the list of returned attributes.
>Is this attribute part of LDAP v3 standard or not?
Well sort of, if the attribute is defined in someones schema with a
valid OID. But the behavior you describe I'm pretty certain isn't.
>Do all the LDAP servers should support such computed-on-the-fly attribute?