CIFS vs. NFS and other filesystems (was Client for Samba Networks)

Michael Sweet mike at
Tue Dec 18 11:48:02 GMT 2001

On Tuesday 18 December 2001 02:30 pm, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> ...
> I still maintain that it's easy to make mistakes programming with
> multi-length characters. I should know, I've made most of them :-).

Oh, sure, and I wouldn't recommend working with UTF-8 if you'll be
doing a lot of character manipulation - then you should switch to
UCS-2/4 and work with the wider characters.  Just convert back when
you are done to save memory, unless it won't make a big difference...

Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products                  mike at
Printing Software for UNIX             

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