You can use VMware and Microsoft command tools to export and import LDAP configuration data in LDAP Data Interchange Format (LDIF) files from and into View. These commands are intended for use by advanced administrators who want to use scripts to update configuration data without using View Administrator. If you want to create scripts to update the View configuration, VMware recommends that you use View PowerCLI rather than LDAP commands.
This chapter includes the following topics: