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Paul.Bryan ADMIDaaS-BryanPPaul.Bryan ADMIDaaS-BryanP 

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What are the actual field names used by the Okta LDAP agent to map data.

The LDAP we currently use stores the email address in a field called mail and has blank data in a field called email

The agent implies the data is pulled in from the email field, yet in practice it pulls the data in from LDAP 
Gabriel SrokaGabriel Sroka (Okta, Inc.)
Hi Paul
I believe Okta uses "mail", which is the standard for LDAP. The "email" attribute is non-standard for LDAP.

Okta internally calls this field "email".
Gabriel SrokaGabriel Sroka (Okta, Inc.)
See also
which is written for AD but most of it (including "mail") applies to LDAP (since AD is "mostly" LDAP)/
Paul.Bryan ADMIDaaS-paul.bryanPaul.Bryan ADMIDaaS-paul.bryan
Thats just the type of document I was looking for.  Does the same exists for the LDAP?

Some of the fields are less obvious such as secondEmail