The --with-libiconv option
monyo at home.monyo.com
Wed Sep 21 04:27:30 GMT 2005
beavis red wrote:
> I am trying to compile Samba 3.0.20 with Solaris 8 native
>/usr/lib/iconv intended for using eucJP and CP850 codeset
>conversion between Windows and Unix. Had anyone done this
You cannot use Solaris native iconv() for Samba.
Samba needs to convert CP850 (or IBM850) to UCS-2LE but is not
Even if you could modify the code to support those conversion (I think
this is easy because Solaris has "IBM-850" charset), Japanese codesets
could not be converted to UCS-2LE or other UCS-2 series codes (could
be converted to UTF-8 only) with Solaris native iconv().
Use GNU libiconv + Japanese patch to support Japanese characters for
TAKAHASHI, Motonobu (monyo) monyo at home.monyo.com
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