>>When importing or replicating with each other it falls over due to the fact >>that Netscape allows the character #3COMSI where as OpenLDAP does not allow >>the '#' character to be used in the LDAP definitions. >Could you show exactly an entry which fails? Do you mean you have >mail: #firstname.lastname@example.org >in LDIF? What happens if you encode the ldif into UTF8? (just a guess).