How to use samba "mangled" japanese filename as Linux args?

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at
Thu Oct 18 09:06:03 GMT 2001

Jean-Christian Imbeault wrote:
> For example a directory name shows up as "???N????" with ls but if I
>try "rm ???N????" it doesn't work.

try "ls --show-control-chars"

> So my question is, how can I use "mangled" directory/file names as
> arguments to command line commands (like ls, rm ...)?

Using " coding system = HEX" may be suitable for you.
Or ask how to input Japanese chars on English environment in proper
place, not here and of course not for me directly!

TAKAHASHI, Motonobu(monyo)         monyo at

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