ECO3: OID - Custom Attribute With Integer Type Still Allows Non Numerical Characters (Doc ID 1636655.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 11.1.1.7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
OID 11.1.1.7

Symptoms

When creating a custom attribute of the Integer type, the attribute value can still hold non alpha-numeric characters.

 

Example:
Create a custom attribute like the following:


dn: cn=subschemasubentry
changetype: modify
add: attributetypes
attributetypes: ( 99.99.99.99.99.99.99.0 NAME 'oscarID' DESC 'oscarID' EQUALITY integerMatch SYNTAX '1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.27' SINGLE-VALUE )

Add the attribute to an objectclass (existing or custom)

Add the objectclass to a user

Add value to the custom attribute for the user.

You will find the attribute accepts both Numeric and alpha-numeric values.



Cause

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