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The PingDirectory Server provides mechanisms to support virtual attributes in an entry. Virtual attributes are abstract, dynamically generated attributes that are invoked through an LDAP operation, such as ldapsearch, but are not stored in the Directory Server backend. While most virtual attributes are operational attributes, providing processing-related information that the server requires, the virtual attribute subsystem allows you to create user-defined virtual attributes to suit your directory server requirements.
This chapter presents the following topics: