How to Create An OVD DB Adapter That Has a LDAP Attribute Derived From Multiple Columns
Last updated on JUNE 19, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Virtual Directory - Version 126.96.36.199.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Steps to Create An Oracle Virtual Directory (OVD) DB Adapter That Has a LDAP Attribute Derived From Multiple Columns
As an example:
There is a DB table called USERSTABLE
This table stores data in the following columns:
identifier, name, customname, surname, email, usualname, profession
The objective is to create a database adapter which will contain at least the following attributes:
uid, givenname, orclsamaccountname, sn, mail, cn,businessCategory and description.
The attribute Description, is a derived attribute. It will need to contain information about identifier and profession column from the DB.
For example, the syntax look like the following:
Observation for this example: In DB table USERSTABLE, there are 7 columns. In the OVD DB adapter there will be 8 attributes, but one is derived from two columns.
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