departmentNumber

Code for the department that a person belongs to. Examples: 1234, ABC/123.

Origin

RFC 2798

Usage

userApplications

Description

identifies a department within an organization

OID

2.16.840.1.113730.3.1.2

Substring Matching Rule

caseIgnoreSubstringsMatch

Equality Matching Rule

caseIgnoreMatch

Single Value

false: multiple values allowed

Names

departmentNumber

Ordering Matching Rule

caseIgnoreOrderingMatch

User Modification Allowed

true

Used By

inetOrgPerson

Schema File

00-core.ldif

Syntax

DirectoryString