czech windows filenames problem

Giulio Orsero giulioo at
Fri Dec 10 15:38:56 GMT 1999

On Sat, 11 Dec 1999 01:30:11 +1100, hai scritto:

>4.x) there are two problematic files: "Posta k odeslani.mbx" and "Posta k
>odeslani.idx" (english translation is Outbox.*). samba doesn't read the
>space between "k" and "odeslani" as space (32) but ^Z (032) so on ext2 on
>linux the file looks like "Posta k^Zodeslani". windows can not read it

when you create normal files with local chars in them, do you see them

I think you can (after a backup) change the name of the outlook mailbox
filenames (obviously change name both to the mbx and idx together), and
it will keep working. So try renaming them using us-ascii chars.

giulioo at

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