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Subject: LDAPImport should specify which attributes to return
Date: Wed, 28 May 2014 15:51:55 -0400 (EDT)
To: bug-RT-Extension-LDAPImport [...]
From: Andy Cobaugh <atc135 [...]>
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rtldapimport should only request the attributes specified in $LDAPMapping and $LDAPGroupMapping. As it is, if we only need uid, mail, and cn from a user, we end up returning the entire user object from LDAP, which depending on how some directories are set up, could be rather large. The same is true for groups. If an organization is using rfc2307bis style groups that contain both memberUid and member attributes, and we only need memberUid, we could potentially return a group object that is twice as big as necessary. Consider the case where there is a group with hundreds or thousands of members - that search result could be rather large. This should be rather trivial to implement, by simply specifying attrs => [] in _run_search() and passing in the values of $LDAPMapping and $LDAPGroupMapping where appropriate. -- Andy Cobaugh System Design Specialist PSU/ITS/AIS/System Engineering

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