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Re: Uid with '+' sign ?


On Tuesday 22 March 2005 13:32, Christiaan den Besten wrote:
> I have a small problem with inserting a uid "uid=bob+alice,ou=xxx.."
> into by ldap. I have (tried to) read
> http://www.alvestrand.no/objectid/
> and its corresponding rfc. But besides being awfully theoretical :)
> .. (aren't they always ...) I still don't see how to prepare my add
> DN to insert this value.

Precede it with a backslash when it occurs within the values of the
DN elements.

The '+' has a special menaing in DNs, so it must be escaped
when it occurs without that special meaning.


Peter Marschall
eMail: peter@adpm.de