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Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) Client Update Protocol (LCUP) (RFC3928)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000032056D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Oct-21
Document File: 31 page(s) / 71K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

R. Megginson: AUTHOR [+5]

Abstract

This document defines the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) Client Update Protocol (LCUP). The protocol is intended to allow an LDAP client to synchronize with the content of a directory information tree (DIT) stored by an LDAP server and to be notified about the changes to that content.

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Network Working Group                                  R. Megginson, Ed.

Request for Comments: 3928                 Netscape Communications Corp.

Category: Standards Track                                       M. Smith

                                                     Pearl Crescent, LLC

                                                            O. Natkovich

                                                                   Yahoo

                                                               J. Parham

                                                   Microsoft Corporation

                                                            October 2004

             Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)

                     Client Update Protocol (LCUP)

Status of this Memo

   This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the

   Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for

   improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet

   Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state

   and status of this protocol.  Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2004).

Abstract

   This document defines the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol

   (LDAP) Client Update Protocol (LCUP).  The protocol is intended to

   allow an LDAP client to synchronize with the content of a directory

   information tree (DIT) stored by an LDAP server and to be notified

   about the changes to that content.

Megginson, et al.           Standards Track                     [Page 1]

RFC 3928              LDAP Client Update Protocol           October 2004

Table of Contents

   1.  Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3

   2.  Applicability. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4

   3.  Specification of Protocol Elements . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5

       3.1.  ASN.1 Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5

       3.2.  Universally Unique Identifiers . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5

       3.3.  LCUP Scheme and LCUP Cookie. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5

       3.4.  LCUP Context . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6

       3.5.  Additional LDAP Result Codes defined by LCUP . . . . . .  6

       3.6.  Sync Request Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7

       3.7.  Sync Update Control. ....