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Re: (ITS#4604) backs-sql: backsql_process_filter(): invalid filter for UTF-8 querys
On Sat, 1 Jul 2006, Pierangelo Masarati wrote:
> back-sql acts as a "dumb" backend to a generic RDBMS; LDAP requires UTF8
> for directory strings,
Jul 1 09:51:10 hell slapd: filter:
isn't that in the exact right way it has to be?
If not, how has it to look like at this place so that
the answer is not:
Jul 1 09:51:10 hell slapd: backsql_process_filter(): invalid
> while the RDBMS uses whatever instructed to. You
> need to make sure appropriate conversion occurs in between. Back-sql
> does not provide any means to convert strings to/from another character
> set. A patch that consistently enables translitteration from UTF8 to
> whatever charset is used in the RDBMS for a given data type is welcome,
> provided it complies with the license and other contribution criteria of
> OpenLDAP software.
If I'd understand you better, I probably will start finding a workaround
to enhance openldap getting around that nasty thing!