add object(1m) add object(1m)NAME
add object - Adds a value to a modifiable, set-valued attribute
(including application-defined attributes) of an object entry
cdscp add object object-name attribute-name = attribute-value
The full name of the object entry. The name of a particular attribute.
Specify only one attribute at a time. See the cds_attributes file for
the list of attributes and corresponding data types that your applica‐
tion uses. The value of a particular attribute. The value of an
application-defined attribute is dependent on the type of attribute.
The add object command adds a value to a modifiable, set-valued
attribute (including application-defined attributes) of an object
entry. If the attribute does not exist, this command creates it. Usu‐
ally, this task is performed through the client application. See the
DCE Administration Guide for more information about attributes.
You must have write permission to the object entry.
This command is replaced at Revision 1.1 by the dcecp command and may
not be provided in future releases of DCE.
To add the value ps to the attribute printcap of an object entry named
/.:/subsys/deskprinter, read the cds_attributes file to verify that the
attribute shown in the following display exists:
OID LABEL SYNTAX
18.104.22.168.3.70 printcap char
Enter the following command to assign the value ps to the attribute
printcap: cdscp> add object /.:/subsys/deskprinter printcap = ps
Commands: create object(1m), delete object(1m), list object(1m), remove
object(1m), set object(1m), show object(1m)
Books: OSF DCE Administration Guide