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Enabling Incremental Reconciliation With OID By Indexing modifytimestamp (Doc ID 821768.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2022

Applies to:

Identity Manager Connector - Version to [Release 10gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Internet Directory (OID)


The instructions for Configuring the Target System, section 2.2 of the Connector Guide for Oracle Internet Directory, discuss the need to make the modifytimestamp attribute in OID searchable. The Guide mentions the need to use the command within OID, but does not give the exact steps. This article provides those steps.


In order for Oracle Identity Manager (OIM) to perform an incremental reconciliation against an OID target, the modifytimestamp attribute in OID needs to be searchable, i.e. indexed and contain data. The following provides the basic steps needed to index modifytimestamp in OID, thus making it searchable and permitting incremental reconciliations against this OID target.


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