LDAP: Internationalized String Preparation

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The previous Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) technical specifications did not precisely define how string matching is to be performed. This lead to a number of usability and interoperability problems. This document defines string preparation algorithms for matching rules defined for use in LDAP.


Kurt Zeilenga (kurt.zeilenga@isode.com)

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