[patch] alpha_strcpy for HEAD

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at pcug.org.au
Thu Jan 17 14:14:45 GMT 2002

Ihar Viarheichyk wrote:
> Hello.
> This is a patch for HEAD to make alpha_strcpy work correcly with
> non-latin characters in usernames. It is based one patch I sent some time
> ago for 2.2.

What problem is this patch intended to solve?  

See my recent samba-technical post on my I think that this is a bad idea
- the problem should be solved by certifying certain code-paths as
'stange char safe' rather than changing the definition of 'strange

Andrew Bartlett

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