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Performing a Basic Directory Search


import java.util.Hashtable;

import javax.naming.Context;
import javax.naming.NamingEnumeration;

public class Main {
  public static void main(String[] argv) throws Exception {
    String[] attrIDs = { "sn", "number", "value", "mail" };

    Attributes matchAttrs = new BasicAttributes(true); 
    matchAttrs.put(new BasicAttribute("sn", "YourName"));
    matchAttrs.put(new BasicAttribute("mail"));

    Object obj = "yourObject";
    Hashtable<String, String> env = new Hashtable<String, String>();
    env.put(Context.INITIAL_CONTEXT_FACTORY, "com.sun.jndi.ldap.LdapCtxFactory");
    env.put(Context.PROVIDER_URL, "yourURL");

    DirContext ctx = new InitialDirContext(env);

    NamingEnumeration e ="ou=People", matchAttrs, attrIDs);

    while (e.hasMore()) {
      SearchResult entry = (SearchResult);


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7.Searching a Subtree in the Directory
8.Cancelling a Directory Search
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12.Registering for Namespace Changes in the Directory
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