samba unicode??

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Mon Jan 29 17:24:46 GMT 2001

Forwarded to samba-technical.  You'll probably get a better
response there.

Olivier Wegria wrote:
> Hi there,
>         I have some japanese & korean files on my 
> windows2000 uk workstation. When I copy them to a winNT 
> 4 server shared drive, I can still see the Japanese 
> characters. When I copy them to my linux share drive, the
> files are renamed with ascii codes. Is samba able to 
> handle unicode filenames?
>         The Linux server is RH 6.1 running samba 2.0.7
>         Thanks for any help
>         Olivier

Cheers, jerry
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