Re: Limitations on filters?

Hallvard B Furuseth (
Tue, 13 Feb 1996 11:58:20 +0100

> My question is: Is there a limitation on filters in ldap?

Limits can be imposed on searches under an object in X.500, with the
sacl (searchacl) attribute in the base object.

> When executing a search with this filter:
> (&(objectClass=*)(|(cn~=Bre)(o~=Bre)(ou~=Bre)))
> I receive about ten entries at a certain base.
> But when adding a few more "or-parts" to the filter, I get NO results on the s
- ame
> search-base!
> This is the new filter:
> (&(objectClass=*)(|(cn~=Bre)(o~=Bre)(ou~=Bre)(sn~=Bre)(l~=Bre)(c~=Bre)))

Does the part you added, work by itself? I.e. this filter: