Internet2 Middleware Architecture Committee for Education, Directory Working Group (MACE-Dir)
Released: April 23, 2012
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eduPerson Object Class Specification (201203)
Status of this document
The (201203) version of the eduPerson object class specification is described in this document. This version is appropriate for adoption in a production enterprise directory service environment.
0. Table of Contents
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The eduPersonPrincipalName and eduPersonScopedAffiliation attribute definitions found below both make use of the concept of scope. The meaning of scope is specific to the attribute to which it is attached and can vary from one attribute to another. In the case of these two attributes, scope conveys the administrative domain or security domain within which the affiliation or principal name holds.
All eduPerson-defined attribute names are prefaced with "eduPerson." The eduPerson auxiliary object class contains all of them as "MAY" attributes:
Attributes in the following section were newly defined for eduPerson. Each entry specifies the version in which the attribute was first defined.
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