Function

ODNodeCreateRecord

Creates a record in a specified node with specified properties.

Declaration

ODRecordRef ODNodeCreateRecord(ODNodeRef node, ODRecordType recordType, CFStringRef recordName, CFDictionaryRef attributeDict, CFErrorRef *error);

Parameters

inNode

The node.

inRecordType

The record’s type.

inRecordName

The record’s name.

inAttributes

A dictionary of key-value pairs representing attributes for the record. Can be NULL.

outError

An error reference for error details. Can be NULL.

Return Value

The created record.

Discussion

The keys in inAttributes can be of type CFStringRef or one of the ODRecordType constants. The values in inAttributes must be of type CFArrayRef, containing elements of type CFStringRef or CFDataRef.

If any of the attributes in inAttributes fails to be set, the record is deleted and outError is set.

See Also

Working with Nodes

ODNodeCopyDetails

Returns a dictionary containing details about a node.

ODNodeCopyRecord

Returns a reference to a record of a node.

ODNodeCopySubnodeNames

Returns the names of subnodes for a given node.

ODNodeCopySupportedAttributes

Returns an array of attribute types supported by a given node.

ODNodeCopySupportedRecordTypes

Returns an array of the record types supported by a given node.

ODNodeCopyUnreachableSubnodeNames

Returns an array of the subnodes of a given node that are currently unreachable.

ODNodeCreateCopy

Returns a copy of an existing node.

ODNodeCreateWithName

Returns a new node created with a specified name.

ODNodeCreateWithNodeType

Returns a new node created with a specified type.

ODNodeCustomCall

Returns the result of a custom call to a node.

ODNodeGetName

Returns the name of a node.

ODNodeGetTypeID

Returns the type ID for an Open Directory node.

ODNodeSetCredentials

Sets credentials for interacting with a node.

ODNodeSetCredentialsExtended

Sets credentials for interacting with a node using a specified authentication method.

ODNodeSetCredentialsUsingKerberosCache

Sets credentials for interacting with a node with the Kerberos cache.

Deprecated