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Directory Services Attribute

Object Classes Assigned to Entry (objectClass)

Attribute details

LDAP objectClass attribute properties, usage and population rules
Definition: List of object classes assigned to entry.
Attribute Name: 'objectClass'
OID: 2.5.4.0
URN: urn:oid:2.5.4.0
Multiple Values: Multi-valued
Format: OID
Search Syntax: EQUALITY objectIdentifierMatch
Controlled Vocabulary: Enterprise Directory People Branch:
top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, eduPerson, tamuEduPerson, tamuPerson, tamuEduAuthN, inetLocalMailRecipient, tamuEduGoogleAppsUser, tamuManualAddition, eduCourse
White Pages Directory People Branch:
top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, tamuEduDirectoryPerson
Enterprise Directory Affiliates Branch:
top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, tamuEduPerson, tamuPerson, tamuEduAuthN
Enterprise Directory Sponsored Affiliates Branch:
top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, eduPerson, tamuEduPerson, tamuPerson, tamuEduAuthN, tamuEduGuest
Enterprise Directory Roles Branch:
top, organizationalRole, tamuRoleOrOrg, inetLocalMailRecipient
White Pages Directory Roles Branch:
top, organizationalRole, tamuRoleOrOrg
Source: Enterprise Directory People Branch:
Every entry ⇒ top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, eduPerson, tamuEduPerson, tamuPerson, inetLocalMailRecipient, tamuEduAuthN
If provisioned with Texas A&M GoogleApps account ⇒ tamuEduGoogleAppsUser
If enrolled student, instructor of record, or teaching assistant in current Texas A&M course offering ⇒ eduCourse
If manually added to LDAP ⇒ tamuManualAddition
White Pages Directory People Branch:
Every entry ⇒ top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, tamuEduDirectoryPerson
Enterprise Directory Affiliates Branch:
Every entry ⇒ top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, tamuEduPerson, tamuPerson, tamuEduAuthN
Enterprise Directory Sponsored Affiliates Branch:
Every entry ⇒ top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, eduPerson, tamuEduPerson, tamuPerson, tamuEduAuthN, tamuEduGuest
Enterprise Directory Roles Branch:
Every entry ⇒ top, organizationalRole, tamuRoleOrOrg, inetLocalMailRecipient
White Pages Directory Roles Branch:
Every entry ⇒ top, organizationalRole, tamuRoleOrOrg

Directory-specific details

LDAP objectClass attribute properties that are dependent on directory branch or object class configuration
  Enterprise Directory
People Branch
White Pages Directory
People Branch
Directory URL: ldap.tamu.edu operator.tamu.edu
Object Class: top top
Required: yes yes
Indexing: Presence (pres): Improves searches for entries that contain the indexed attribute.
Equality (eq): Improves searches for entries that contain an attribute that is set to a specific value.
Presence (pres): Improves searches for entries that contain the indexed attribute.
Equality (eq): Improves searches for entries that contain an attribute that is set to a specific value.
Access: Access to Enterprise Directory restricted. Nonauthenticated (anonymous) users have no access.
(White Pages Directory supports anonymous binds only.)
Usage: account management account management
Example(s): top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, eduPerson, tamuEduPerson, tamuPerson, tamuEduAuthN, inetLocalMailRecipient, tamuEduGoogelAppsUser top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, tamuEduDirectoryPerson
LDAP objectClass attribute properties that are dependent on directory branch or object class configuration, continued
  Enterprise Directory
Affiliates Branch
Enterprise Directory
Sponsored Affiliates Branch
Directory URL: ldap.tamu.edu ldap.tamu.edu
Object Class: top top
Required: yes yes
Indexing: Presence (pres): Improves searches for entries that contain the indexed attribute.
Equality (eq): Improves searches for entries that contain an attribute that is set to a specific value.
Presence (pres): Improves searches for entries that contain the indexed attribute.
Equality (eq): Improves searches for entries that contain an attribute that is set to a specific value.
Access: Access to Enterprise Directory restricted. Access to Enterprise Directory restricted.
Usage: account management account management
Example(s): top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, tamuEduPerson, tamuPerson, tamuEduAuthN top, person, organizationalPerson, inetOrgPerson, eduPerson, tamuEduPerson, tamuPerson, tamuEduAuthN, tamuEduGuest
LDAP objectClass attribute properties that are dependent on directory branch or object class configuration, continued
  Enterprise Directory
Roles Branch
White Pages Directory
Roles Branch
Directory URL: ldap.tamu.edu operator.tamu.edu
Object Class: top top
Required: yes yes
Indexing: Presence (pres): Improves searches for entries that contain the indexed attribute.
Equality (eq): Improves searches for entries that contain an attribute that is set to a specific value.
Presence (pres): Improves searches for entries that contain the indexed attribute.
Equality (eq): Improves searches for entries that contain an attribute that is set to a specific value.
Access: Access to Enterprise Directory restricted. Nonauthenticated (anonymous) users have no access.
(White Pages Directory supports anonymous binds only.)
Usage: account management account management
Example(s): top, organizationalRole, tamuRoleOrOrg, inetLocalMailRecipient top, organizationalRole, tamuRoleOrOrg