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Mirth Connect 4.1.0 Released!

Mirth Connect 4.1.0 is now available as an appliance update and on our GitHub page. Mirth Connect 4.1.0 includes new features such as new event log messages, additional fields to the Welcome to Mirth Connect screen, new information included in alerts as well as many smaller changes, updates, and improvements. This release also contains several improvements to commercial extensions. See the release notes for the list of fixes and updates.

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  • binary data transfer

    I'm new to HL7, does anyone know what segment to use to transfer binary data (i.e. PDF file) via HL7 messages? Thanks.

    -Tony

  • #2
    Re: binary data transfer

    By definition, you can't transport RAW binary data in HL7. Yo need to transform it to base64.

    The segment should be OBX, and the field OBX.5 (whith OBX.2 set to ED)

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    • #3
      Re: binary data transfer

      thanks for the info. when you said base64, do you mean converting the binary data to base 64? is there such a utility i can use? thanks.

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      • #4
        Re: binary data transfer

        Please, check:

        http://www.mirthproject.org/index.ph...=218&Itemid=63

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