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Openldap incorrectly? encodes ~ in base64 (ITS#2369)

Full_Name: Quanah Gibson-Mount
Version: 2.1.14
OS: Solaris 8
URL: ftp://ftp.openldap.org/incoming/
Submission from: (NULL) (

As reported by Anton Ushkov in 2002:


We have found that when one of our attributes has a ~ in it, it gets encoded as
base64.  Is this due to an RFC, or a bad unicode table?

example URL that gets encoded: