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From Jim Willeke <...@willeke.com>
Subject Re: Adding mail attribute to objectClass groupOfNames
Date Fri, 01 Aug 2014 07:37:14 GMT
You should/could create an aux class containing the additional attributes
you desire and add the AUX class to the entry, rather than modify an
existing "standard" class.
-jim
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-jim
Jim Willeke


On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 6:38 PM, Emmanuel Lecharny <elecharny@apache.org>
wrote:

> Please don't post message to me directly. Post them to the mailing list.
>
> yes, extending the gtoupOfNames ObjectClass is the standard best practice.
> Modifying it is really a wrong idea. You would lose the compatibility with
> all the LDAP servers out there, and any migration to a newer version of any
> server will require you to modify the standard schema.
>
> And, no, you won't be in trouble with your client : just explain him that
> it's not an option. Ususally, clients are smarter than we think...
>
>
> On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 1:48 PM, Prasad Bodapati <prasad.bodapati@pb.com>
> wrote:
>
> > Sorry, I have read that but I have missed your suggestion.
> > I am writing an API which sync data from ApacheDS to SOLR.
> >
> > So is that normal to extend the groupOfNames class ? If my client does
> not
> > do that I might be in trouble.
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Emmanuel Lécharny [mailto:elecharny@gmail.com]
> > Sent: 31 July 2014 12:32
> > To: Prasad Bodapati
> > Subject: Re: Adding mail attribute to objectClass groupOfNames
> >
> > > Then what is the best way to add mail then ?
> >
> > Did you read my previous mail ?
> >
> >
> > ________________________________
> >
> >
>
>
> --
> Regards,
> Cordialement,
> Emmanuel Lécharny
> www.iktek.com
>

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