OUD Virtual Attributes are not Merged when a user is a Member of Several Groups
(Doc ID 2928260.1)
Last updated on MARCH 06, 2023
Applies to:Oracle Unified Directory - Version 220.127.116.11.200827 and later
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Multiple virtual attributes are created to assign various "ds-privilege-name:values" to various groups. It is found that if a user is a member of several groups then only one set of virtual attributes will be assigned.
1) Create first virtual Attribute with:
2) and values:
"ldif-import" & "ldif-export;" <<--if the semi-colon is not actually part of the command, then remove it
3) then assign to:
4) Create second virtual Attribute with:
5) and values:
"backend-backup & backend-restore;" <<--if the semi-colon is not actually part of the command, then remove it
6) and assign to
If a user is a member of "cn=ldifPriv,ou=groups,c=COUNTRY" AND "cn=ServPriv,ou=groups,c=COUNTRY", it is expected that the user should get a UNION of all the virtual attributes (ds-privilege-name) with values: ldif-import, ldif-export, backend-backup & backend-restore.
Instead the user is assign virtual attributes based on the first group that applies. This user will only get ldif-import & ldif-export privileges.
There is no apparent conflict which would preclude the multiple virtual attributes from being active concurrently.
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