Share names in uppercase

Jeremy Allison jallison at
Fri Sep 4 16:05:24 GMT 1998

Jean-Francois Micouleau wrote:
> in rpc_server/srv_srvsvc.c: make_srv_share_1_info there is a
> strupper(lp_servicename()) making all the share names uppercased.
> I checked against an NT server which doesn't do it. So why ???
> There is also a cosmetic thing in swat. In the advanced view of the share,
> the printers options are available.

Thanks for spotting that - it had irritated me for a while
but I always thought it was an artifact of doing share
names over RPC with non-unicode.

I'm glad you pointed out that *we* were doing it :-).

It's *gone* (from the master sources :-).



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