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Re: Double plus sign refused in DN (ITS#1466)

On Friday 30 November 2001 03:22, you wrote:
 > Per RFC2253, the '+' character is used to separate multi-valued RDNs.
 > The previous entries are accepted because they're legally formatted.
 > You will need to escape the '+'s in the name 'whois++' otherwise it
 > won't work: cn=whois\+\++tcpService...

 Thank you for your explanation.

 I would advise to add a section to the ldif man-page explaining which
characters are valid and how to escape invalid characters.

 I'd also recommend improving the migration scripts to escape such
characters automatically (a simple replacement by regular expression
should suffice).

  // Bernardo Innocenti - Develer S.r.l., R&D dept.
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