pdm_ldap_import does not filter when using whenCreated attribute when connecting to Novell

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Article ID: 110121

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Products

SUPPORT AUTOMATION- SERVER CA Service Desk Manager - Unified Self Service KNOWLEDGE TOOLS CA Service Management - Asset Portfolio Management CA Service Management - Service Desk Manager

Issue/Introduction

pdm_ldap_import does not filter when using whenCreated argument when connecting to Novell. pdm_ldap_import will process all users in Novell.

 

Cause

whenCreated does not exists in Novell, only in Active Directory.

Environment

Service Desk Manager 14.1 and later

Resolution

The argument to use is createTimeStamp. Example:

pdm_ldap_import -l "createTimeStamp>='20180801000000Z'"

Additional Information

How to query operational attributes with LDAP
https://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=10070418

Querying LDAP Operational Attributes
https://www.novell.com/coolsolutions/tip/6027.html

createTimeStamp
https://www.novell.com/documentation/developer/ndslib/schm_enu/data/a6fur3q.html