Checkout CF's built-in functions for dealing with binary data, ToString(), ToBase64(), and ToBinary(). -Matt > -----Original Message----- > From: thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org] > On Behalf Of Karl Nelson > Sent: Monday, May 06, 2002 9:50 AM > To: thelist at lists.evolt.org > Subject: [thelist] ColdFusion, LDAP, and binary data > > To any ColdFusion gurus out there, > > I'm using cfldap to authenticate users (Active Directory, Win2k). I'd > also like to pull each user's objectGUID out through LDAP as a way to > uniquely identify the user. The problem is that objectGUID is stored in > the Active Directory as binary data. When its returned to me via cfldap, > its no longer binary data--just a string of garbage. Does anyone know a > way to get binary data from cfldap? Or convert objectGUID to a string > before cfdlap gets it? > > thanks, > > Karl > > -- > For unsubscribe and other options, including > the Tip Harvester and archive of thelist go to: > http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !