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LDAP: The MultiUpdateExtendedRequest

The UnboundID Directory Server supports an extended request called the MultiUpdateExtendedRequest. This extended request packages multiple updates in a single request and provides control over the behavior of the server when errors arise during the processing of the extended request. … Continue reading

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Evernote drop-down font list

“Evernote is a suite of software and services designed for notetaking and archiving. A “note” can be a piece of formatted text, a full webpage or webpage excerpt, a photograph, a voice memo, or a handwritten “ink” note. Notes can … Continue reading

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LDAP: Unsolicited Notification

LDAP is a request-response protocol with the exception of the unsolicited notification. The unsolicited notification is a transmission from the server to a connected LDAP client. LDAP clients should be prepared to handle the unsolicited notification because the notification is … Continue reading

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LDAP: Authorization Identity and BIND

To demonstrate the authorization identity at stages of the life of a connection to an LDAP-compliant server, the following code fragment: connects and does not authenticate authenticates successfully attempts to authenticate but fails transmits a bind request with empty DN … Continue reading

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LDAP: Add an entry using LDIF and the UnboundID LDAP SDK

Add Example (Java) See Also The following example uses the standard edition of the UnboundID LDAP SDK to add an entry using LDIF. The standard edition of the LDAP SDK is free and the source code is supplied. Using the … Continue reading

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Creating a Custom Alert Handler that transmits alerts to an IRC server

Alert Handlers The UnboundID Directory Server provides a mechanism to send alert notifications to Alert Handlers when certain events transpire during Directory Server processing. The server is shipped with useful Alert Handlers such as, but not limited to, an error … Continue reading

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LDAP: Matched Values Request Control

The matched values request control described in RFC 3876 provides LDAP clients with a way to filter values that would be returned in a search request. This capability is very useful when the LDAP client must process entries with large … Continue reading

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