Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Fri Oct 11 07:40:01 GMT 2002

Pupeno wrote:
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> I'm running Samba 2.2.3a on Mandrake 8.2 and I have some files with unicode
> chars in their file names (in fact, I'm moving all my file names to unicode,
> utf8).
> And now, I notice, that in windows, the names appeared scrambled and the files
> are not accesible, is there any way to solve this ?
> Thank you.

Samba 3.0 has 'proper' support for this.  By default it uses utf8 for
the disk, and unicode ucs2 to/from the clients.  This works *much*
better than the 'dos codepage' system, which is how 2.2 works (and I'm
not sure what the unix side of that is meant to be in).

Andrew Bartlett

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Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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