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FAQ with DOS files


I found a common error for ldapadd (and other errors) that may skip your

If you use an LDIF file in DOS format (CR/LF) instead of unix format (LF)
you will see the LDIF file is not accepted. Even if the LDIF itself is

Using a tool like dos2unix or a command like `tr -d "\r" < file.dos >
file.unix` will save the day.


Hugo van der Kooij; Oranje Nassaustraat 16; 3155 VJ  Maasland
hvdkooij@caiw.nl	http://home.kabelfoon.nl/~hvdkooij/
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