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12.4. Updating an Object Class

This section describes how to update an object class using the command line and the web console.

12.4.1. Updating an Object Class Using the Command Line

Use the ldapmodify utility to update an object class entry. For example:
# dsconf -D "cn=Directory Manager" ldap:// schema objectclasses edit examplePerson --oid="2.16.840.1133730.2.123" --desc="Example Person Object Class" --sup="inetOrgPerson" --kind="AUXILIARY" --must="cn" --may exampleDisplayName exampleAlias
For further details about object class definitions, see Section 12.1.2, “Object Classes”.

12.4.2. Updating an Object Class Using the Web Console

To update an object class using the web console:
  1. Open the Directory Server user interface in the web console. See Section 1.4, “Logging Into Directory Server Using the Web Console”.
  2. Select the instance.
  3. Select SchemaObjectclasses.
  4. Click the Choose Action button to the right of the object class entry you want to edit.
  5. Select Edit Object Class.
  6. Update the parameters.
  7. Click Save.