000021789 - How to avoid conflicts when the @ symbol is being used in group names in RSA ACE/Server 5.1 Administration API

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Article Number000021789
Applies ToRSA ACE/Server 5.1 Administration API (no longer supported as of 7-14-2006)
IssueHow to avoid conflicts when the @ symbol is being used in group names in RSA ACE/Server 5.1 Administration API
CauseBy default, the separator between group and sitename is an "@". Since the @ symbol could be used in a group name, there is potential source of conflict.
ResolutionTo guarantee avoidance of such issues, use the function Sd_SetSymbols to set the separation symbol to a non-readable symbol (0x01 for example):

...

char separator[2];

separator[0] = 1;
separator[1] = 0;

Sd_SetSymbols("-s","3",separator,buffer,MAX_RESULT_MSG_SIZE);

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