smbtorture4 base.charset test broken by confusion about the meaning of UCS-2 Surrogate code pairs

Jeremy Allison jra at
Tue Nov 6 19:09:40 MST 2012

On Tue, Nov 06, 2012 at 09:29:30AM -0800, Richard Sharpe wrote:
> A second part of the test also fails, but that is because Samba 3.6.x
> seems to fail to understand that the UCS-2 character wide-a is the
> lower-case version of the UCS-2 character wide-A.

That's meant to be true in Unicode, it is it true against
a Windows fileserver ?

Does Windows server recognise wide-a as identical to
lower-case version of the UCS-2 character wide-A ?

Let's check that first before we declare ourselves
broken :-).


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