Re: [ldapext] DBIS - new IETF drafts

Michael Ströder <michael@stroeder.com> Fri, 10 January 2014 15:19 UTC

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Subject: Re: [ldapext] DBIS - new IETF drafts
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Mark R Bannister wrote:
> On 09/01/2014 15:48, Michael Ströder wrote:
>> In my deployments I simply define additional (OpenLDAP) constraints for those
>> attributes (e.g. to enforce lower-case 'uid' values).
> 
> Hard to do with 'cn'.  We had to invent a new custom attribute to replace 'cn'
> with.

Not hard with OpenLDAP to restrict a 'cn' constraint to entries of a certain
object class. Other directory servers have similar constraint capabilities too.

Ciao, Michael.