Sun Directory Server Enterprise Edition 7.0 Reference


The cn=Instance entry identifies an instance of the installed product. More than one instance of a product can exist on a single data source. Each instance is identified by an instance ID, where instanceId=host:instance-path.

The cn=Instance entry has the following monitoring DN:

cn=InstanceId, cn=Instance, cn=Operating System, cn=ProductName,
  cn=Product, cn=monitor

cn=Operating System contains the following groups of attributes:


Provides configuration attribute values.


operationalStatus identifies the status of the element, with the following values: 0, 2, 8, 9, and 10. For information about the values, see Table 24–2.


Provides a set of statistics metrics such as performance and usage.