preferredLanguage

Indicates a person’s preferred language or languages, which is useful for international correspondence and computer interaction. RFC 2068 describes an Accept-Language field. That field’s content, without Accept-Language:, matches the content of this attribute. Example: en, ko;q=0.8.

Origin

RFC 2798

Usage

userApplications

Description

preferred written or spoken language for a person

OID

2.16.840.1.113730.3.1.39

Substring Matching Rule

caseIgnoreSubstringsMatch

Equality Matching Rule

caseIgnoreMatch

Single Value

true

Names

preferredLanguage

Ordering Matching Rule

caseIgnoreOrderingMatch

User Modification Allowed

true

Used By

iPlanetPreferences, inetOrgPerson

Schema File

00-core.ldif

Syntax

DirectoryString