Samba 3 and valid chars

Alexander Bokovoy a.bokovoy at
Fri Sep 12 11:43:32 GMT 2003

On Fri, Sep 12, 2003 at 04:39:35PM +0500, Alex Murphy wrote:
> Hello ! im use samba 3 cvs, in smb.conf setting
> dos charset = 866
Should be CP866.

> unix charset = koi8-r
> all ok,
> except that some symbols is not possible in name of the
> files (the sign of the Number - №, for instance). Earlier,
> there was parameter valid chars, presently his(its) no -
> will not prompt who output from given situations ?
It is known problem of koi8-r, it does not have Number sign.
Use richer encoding scheme, like CP1251 or UTF-8 at Unix side.

/ Alexander Bokovoy
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