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Re: exportng ldif using GQ


On Friday 07 November 2003 00:15, Fernando Medina, Jr. wrote:
> I am exporting a whole LDAP dir to LDIF fiel, but all my characters in
> spanish export the attribute as binary, can't it use UTF-8 or unicode
> and export everything not binary?

It uses UTF8 !
But the LDIF format standard requires that strings with non-ASCII characters
are base64 encoded.
If you decode each attribute value that is separated by the attribute name 
using a double colon (::), you will find your UTF8 encoded data.


Peter Marschall
eMail: peter@adpm.de