meeting with SUGJ

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Thu Jul 19 14:29:37 GMT 2001

On Wed, 18 Jul 2001, Andrew Tridgell wrote:

> - we need to make the name mangling global, not per smbd and it also
>   needs to be persistent. I think this will be pretty easy with a
>   global tdb to hold mappings (which will also allow us to more
>   closely emulate the NT mangling algorithm). I think that we need to
>   completely throw away mangle.c and start again, but I think the new
>   mangle.c can be much simpler than the current one. One issue is the
>   potential size of the mangling tdb.

Just as a reminder, I'm moving the retreival of 8.3 filename into
the VFS.  The setting of short name should be done upon creation or at
least handled by the VFS module.

> - apparently docbook doesn't properly support Japanese. We didn't work
>   out how to solve this, but it could be a pain for the translated
>   docs.


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