Sun Java System Directory Server Enterprise Edition 6.1 Installation Guide

Synchronization User Lists

You create Synchronization User Lists (SULs) to define specific users in both the Directory Server and Windows directories to be synchronized. These definitions enable synchronization of a flat Directory Information Tree (DIT) to a hierarchical directory tree.

The following concepts are used to define a Synchronization User List:

An SUL includes two definitions; where each definition identifies the group of users to be synchronized in the topology terms of the directory type.

When you are preparing to create SULs, ask yourself the following questions:

See Appendix D, Defining and Configuring Synchronization User Lists for Identity Synchronization for Windows for detailed information about creating SULs.