directory-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Emmanuel Lecharny <>
Subject Re: Version string in exported LDIF files
Date Sat, 04 Sep 2010 08:19:01 GMT
  On 8/25/10 8:21 PM, Stefan Seelmann wrote:
>> I have used Apache Directory Studio for a while now, and it seems that in
>> one of the more recent releases, a version line has been added to the LDIF
>> output file if you export a record.  The file used to just start with the DN
>> line of the first record.  Is there a way to suppress the version line?
> Yes, that was added with version 1.5.0, see
> There is now way to supress the version line during export, please
> file a new issue.


The 'version: 1' line is mandatory per RFC 2849 :

ldif-file                = ldif-content / ldif-changes

ldif-content             = version-spec 1*(1*SEP ldif-attrval-record)

version-spec             = "version:" FILL version-number


> As a workaround, as you wrote "if you export a record": If you only
> want to copy the LDIF of a single entry or some entries you can select
> the entries and choose "Advanced ->  Copy Entry as LDIF" from context
> menu.
> Kind Regards,
> Stefan

Emmanuel L├ęcharny

View raw message