Subject Re: Re: [eduGAIN-discuss] mari plan & next steps
From Jaime Pérez Crespo <jaime.perez@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:39:40 +0100

On 29 Oct 2014, at 16:26 pm, Peter Schober <peter.schober@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I'm happy as the next person to see a rich attribute ecosystem emerge,
> but so far I feel the only somewhat interoperable and
> can-be-assumed-to-exist attributes in interfederation use (i.e., not
> your locally defined attributes within a single closed community or
> federation) are the ones I mentioned here[1]:
> Name attributes
>  displayName (urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113730.3.1.241)
>  givenName (urn:oid:
>  sn/surname (urn:oid:
> Identifiers
>  eduPersonTargetedID (a.k.a. SAML2 persistent NameID, urn:oid:
>  eduPersonPrincipalName (urn:oid:
>  mail (urn:oid:0.9.2342.19200300.100.1.3)
> Authorization
>  eduPersonScopedAffiliation (urn:oid:
>  eduPersonEntitlement (urn:oid:
> Organizational data
>  schacHomeOrganization (urn:oid:

This is a good example. You definitely cannot expect schacHomeOrganization to exist if you are talking to Feide. Same applies to eduPersonScopedAffiliation, for instance.

Jaime Pérez
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