I'll tell you what: if we add these methods and send you a
pre-release, would you be willing to beta-test them against some of
your own strings?

On 5/15/06, Andre Nathan <andre / digirati.com.br> wrote:
> Hi Francis
>
> On Mon, 2006-05-15 at 22:37 +0900, Francis Cianfrocca wrote:
> > However, we've thought about adding methods that would convert
> > Net::LDAP::Filters to and from RFC-2254 strings. Would that help you? Is it
> > because you have these strings lying around in existing code? Are you trying
> > to port from an application that uses the native-LDAP wrapper library?
>
> I'm writing a script to allow me to work with ldap without having to
> deal with the ldap* tools that come with openldap and are a pain to use.
> So what I need is some way to let the user provide search filters from
> the command line, and these would ideally be RFC-2254 strings, since
> that's what people are used to deal with, despite being ugly...
>
> These conversion methods would surely be very useful for that.
>
> Regards,
> Andre
>
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