Umlaute and Sharing with both SAMBA and Helios Ethershare.
RICK_ at t-online.de
Fri Feb 19 17:35:32 GMT 1999
Colin Slade wrote:
> Hi all
> I have samba 1.9.18 and 2.0.2 shares which are also shared to the
> macintosh world with Helios ethershare running under Solaris 2.5.1 and
> 2.6. I can create files and directories with the German special
> characters "umlaute" and "sz" with either client. My problem is that the
> macintoshes can't access directories created from the PCs whose name
> contains special characters and vice versa.
I have a similiar problem here (using 1.9.18 too).
Files and directories containing these "umlauts" *can* be created by our
WIN95 clients ... but they *cannot* be accessed by the WIN95 clients!
Whereas our NT3.5 client can access these files!
I know, this info will not help you much further - but (at least to my
problem) the WIN95 PC´s seem to create this effect, because on NT all
seems to work ok.
Hope this will lead you to the solution.
snail: ANZER GmbH - Pieperstr. 14 - 32791 Lage - Germany
email: rick_ at t-online.de
voice: (0049) 5232 / 9777-21
fax: (0049) 5232 / 78094
More information about the samba