character set problem

Urban Widmark urban at
Mon Nov 5 03:59:01 GMT 2001

On Mon, 5 Nov 2001, Dmitry Sidorov wrote:

> character set = KOI8-R 
> client code page = 866 

Should be right for smbd.

> I need russian filenames in samba. But when I changing or upload a
> file with russian name, I see with ftp this file with incorrect
> character set filename

Does your ftp program handle the chars properly? If it is a windows ftp
program perhaps it expects windows names (cp866).

To verify the samba part you should check if the files are created with
readable names by looking at the server (at the console?).


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