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Re^3: Net::LDAP qby salva (Abbot)
|on Sep 06, 2011 at 09:57 UTC||Need Help??|
The LDAP protocol does not support setting the type of the arguments in comparison filters. It is up to the server to decide which one to use.
Anyway, I would enable debugging on the Net::LDAP object and see what is being send and received by the script: