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Re: Q: syntax attribute in schema
On Wed, 06 Nov 2013 11:10:09 +0100 "Ulrich Windl"
> This is probably a stupid question, but I wonder:
> In the schema definitions, neither "gn" nor "sn" have a "syntax" attribute.
> So I wonder: If an attribute has a "sup", is the syntax inherited from the
> "sup" ("name" in this special case)?
Yes. Not only the syntax, also the matching rules (see RFC4512).
Furthermore when searching for (name=foo) all derived attributes with attribute
value foo will match.
web2ldap's schema browser displays all this including inherited stuff.