IBM Connections wiki
IBM Connections 3.0.1 Documentation
Custom Search Scope...
IBM Redbooks: Customizing IBM Connections 3.0.1
You are currently viewing machine translated content. IBM translation might be available. Click
IBM Translated Product Documentation
to see what is available.
5.4 Populating custom fields with IBM Tivoli Directory Integrator
Amanda J Bauman
| Edited by
November 22, 2011
No abstract provided.
The process of populating out-of-the-box attributes is covered in chapter [4.0 Tivoli Directory Integrator]. There are extra steps that you have to do when working with extension attributes through IBM Tivoli Directory Integrator:
Add new attribute to
in <TDI_solution_directory_root>/conf/LotusConnections-config/. For details see the following topic in documentation:
Make sure you are using the
prefix for the Profiles extension attributes when adding a work attribute into your Profile Connector.
An extension attribute is assessable through the Profile Connector as an array of three string fields: "name:"; "dataType:" and "
". You should use extra scripting to work with these fields to read or write data to or from them. For example of such script, see step
Populating custom attribute using TDI
12.1 Adding and populating custom attribute in Profiles for OSC Dynamic Feed
There is an example of populating custom attributes using TDI in
12.2 Configuring IBM Connections Plugin and Microsoft Outlook Social Connector
5.0 Customizing Profiles
Edit the article to add or modify attachments.
Compare selected versions
Summary of changes
This version (2)
Nov 22, 2011 1:01:12 PM
Nov 21, 2011 12:39:42 PM
Amanda J Bauman
Copy and paste this wiki markup to link to this article from another article in this wiki.