Entry

The Entry class contains methods and properties used to manage individual NIS map entries stored in Active Directory. This class is defined in the Centrify.DirectControl.NISMap.API namespace rather than the Centrify.DirectControl.API namespace.

Syntax

public class IEntry : ICloneable, IDisposable

Discussion

Each map entry consists of three primary fields: a key field, a value field, and an optional comment field.

The Entry class supports the methods and properties that apply to all .NET objects. In addition to those methods and properties, the Entry class provides some Centrify‑specific methods and properties for managing the fields in NIS map records. Only the Centrify‑specific methods and properties are described in this reference.

Methods

The Entry class provides the following Centrify-specific methods:

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Clone

Makes a clone of the NIS map entry.

Inherited from ICloneable.

Commit

Commits changes to the NIS map entry object and saves them in Active Directory.

Dispose

Performs application-defined tasks associated with freeing, releasing, or resetting unmanaged resources.

Inherited from IDisposable.

GetDirectoryEntry

Returns the DirectoryEntry attribute for the NIS map entry object.

Properties

The Entry class provides the following Centrify-specific properties:

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Comment

Gets or sets the comment field associated with a specific key in a map entry.

IsReadable

Indicates whether the map entry is readable.

IsWritable

Indicates whether the map entry is writable.

Key

Gets or sets the key field in a map entry.

Map

Gets the NIS map associated with the map entry.

Value

Gets or sets the value field associated with a specific key in a map entry.