How To Avoid Extending The Active Directory (AD) Schema With extendAD For OVD-OID-AD-EUS 11g Integration?

(Doc ID 1159337.1)

Last updated on MARCH 22, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Virtual Directory - Version 11.1.1.0 and later
Oracle Internet Directory - Version 11.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Oracle Virtual Directory (OVD) 11g for integration with Enterprise User Security (EUS).


Is it possible to bypass the requirement to extend the Active Directory (AD) schema with extendAD as outlined in the following documentation?

   Oracle® Fusion Middleware Administering Oracle Virtual Directory
      Chapter/Topic 19.2 Integrating with Oracle's Enterprise User Security
         Subtopic Configuring Active Directory for the Integration

Is it possible to avoid extending the AD schema by using a Shadow Join Adapter with OVD-EUS instead?

In other words, is it possible to integrated OVD with EUS withOut touching / adding / extending the AD schema?

Solution

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