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Part I Directory Server Administration

1.  Directory Server Tools

2.  Directory Server Instances and Suffixes

3.  Directory Server Configuration

4.  Directory Server Entries

5.  Directory Server Security

6.  Directory Server Access Control

7.  Directory Server Password Policy

8.  Directory Server Backup and Restore

9.  Directory Server Groups, Roles, and CoS

10.  Directory Server Replication

11.  Directory Server Schema

Managing Schema Checking

To Fix Schema Compliance Problems

Extending Directory Server Schema

Extending Schema Through LDAP

To Extend Schema Through LDAP

Extending Schema With a Custom Schema File

To Extend Schema With a Custom Schema File

When Creating Custom Schema Files

Extending Schema Using a Schema File and Replication

To Extend Schema Using a Schema File and Replication

About Custom Schema

Default Directory Server Schema

Object Identifiers

Naming Attributes and Object Classes

When Defining New Object Classes

When Defining New Attributes

Managing Attribute Types Over LDAP

Creating Attribute Types

To Create an Attribute Type

Viewing Attribute Types

To View Attribute Types

Deleting Attribute Types

To Delete Attribute Types

Managing Object Classes Over LDAP

Creating Object Classes

To Create an Object Class

Viewing Object Classes

To View an Object Class

Deleting Object Classes

To Delete an Object Class

Replicating Directory Schema

Limiting Schema Replication

To Limit Schema Replication

12.  Directory Server Indexing

13.  Directory Server Attribute Value Uniqueness

14.  Directory Server Logging

15.  Directory Server Monitoring

Part II Directory Proxy Server Administration

16.  Directory Proxy Server Tools

17.  Directory Proxy Server Instances

18.  LDAP Data Views

19.  Directory Proxy Server Certificates

20.  Directory Proxy Server Load Balancing and Client Affinity

21.  Directory Proxy Server Distribution

22.  Directory Proxy Server Virtualization

23.  Virtual Data Transformations

24.  Connections Between Directory Proxy Server and Back-End LDAP Servers

25.  Connections Between Clients and Directory Proxy Server

26.  Directory Proxy Server Client Authentication

27.  Directory Proxy Server Logging

28.  Directory Proxy Server Monitoring and Alerts

Part III Directory Service Control Center Administration

29.  Directory Service Control Center Configuration


Chapter 11

Directory Server Schema

Directory Server comes with a standard schema that includes hundreds of object classes and attributes. While the standard object classes and attributes should meet most of your requirements, you might need to extend the schema by creating new object classes and attributes. For an overview of the standard schema and for instructions on designing schema to suit your deployment, see the Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition Deployment Planning Guide.

This chapter describes how to manage your schema and covers the following topics: