Why userPassword attribute has different definition in OUD schema than in RFC

(Doc ID 2316515.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 15, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Unified Directory - Version 11.1.2.3.0 to 11.1.2.3.170718 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

userPassword attribute is defined as following into OUD schema:

attributeTypes: ( 2.5.4.35 NAME 'userPassword' SYNTAX 1.3.6.1.4.1.26027.1.3.1 X-ORIGIN 'RFC 4519' )

but into RFC 4519 standard, attribute is defined as:

( 2.5.4.35 NAME 'userPassword' EQUALITY octetStringMatch SYNTAX 1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.115.121.1.40 )

 

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