Support for UTF-8

Alexander Bokovoy a.bokovoy at
Thu Feb 28 03:26:09 GMT 2002

On Thu, Feb 28, 2002 at 11:42:25AM +0100, Luis Bermejo wrote:
>    This is my first post here. We have developed a program that is based
>    on samba and we would like to offer support for unicode. There is no
>    problem with that as samba offers support for Unicode but we would
>    like to use the codepage utf-8 and samba doesn't support it. Currently
>    we are using samba 2.0.7
Igor Vergeychik has added iconv(3) support to Samba 2.0.7 a year ago
though it wasn't accepted into mainstream. His work was a basis for
iconv(3) support in Samba 3.0. Samba 3.0 supports UTF-8 natively.

/ Alexander Bokovoy
Software architect and analyst             // SaM-Solutions Ltd.
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