Sun Java System Access Manager 7.1 Administration Reference

Search Scope

Indicates the number of levels in the Directory Server that will be searched for a matching user profile. The search begins from the node specified in the DN to Start User Search attribute. The default value is SUBTREE. One of the following choices can be selected from the list:


Searches only the specified node.


Searches at the level of the specified node and one level down.


Search all entries at and below the specified node.