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Re: slapcat word wrap?
I have a script already if you're interested.
On Mon, 11 Apr 2005, Justin Crabtree wrote:
> Hallvard B Furuseth wrote:
> > Justin Crabtree writes:
> >>[slapcat] appear to be wrapping at a set number of characters.
> >>sendmailMTAAliasValue: "|/usr/local/mailman/mail/mailman unsubscribe strat-pla
> >> n"
> > That's what the LDIF format specifies - almost. A line starting
> > with a space is a continuation of the previous line. You get the
> > value by removing the newline and one space. See RFC 2849:
> > http://www.faqs.org/rfcs/rfc2849.html
> > I don't know why your output shows lines starting with two spaces,
> > that puts one space in the middle of the value. If it's not just
> > your mail program doing it, maybe you have been outputting,
> > editing incorrectly and importing again the LDIF files.
> Ok, thanks for all the responses. Apparently there was some email warping.
> Either way, the reason this is a problem is because I am having to parse the
> dump to a ldif file with a perl script. Is there anyway to prevent the word
> wrapping? If not, I can do some extra work to reassemble the lines in perl, but
> I would prefer to avoid that if I can. Thanks for the help.
IS Technical Services Specialist (I don't know what it means, either)
Middleware - Enterprise Info Systems - Department of Info Technology
University of Wisconsin, Madison
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