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I-D ACTION:draft-legg-ldap-transfer-00.txt



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	Title		: LDAP: Transfer Encoding Options
	Author(s)	: S. Legg
	Filename	: draft-legg-ldap-transfer-00.txt
	Pages		: 10
	Date		: 2003-6-19
	
Each attribute stored in a Lightweight Directory Access Protocol
(LDAP) directory has a defined syntax (i.e. data type).  A syntax
definition specifies how attribute values conforming to the syntax
are normally represented when transferred in LDAP operations.  This
representation is referred to as the LDAP-specific encoding to
distinguish it from other methods of encoding attribute values.  This
document introduces a new category of attribute options, called
transfer encoding options, which can be used to specify that the
associated attribute values are encoded according to one of these
other methods.

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