[Samba] Problems with odd characters in filenames on smbmounted Win95 share

Urban Widmark urban at teststation.com
Wed Jul 3 12:38:02 GMT 2002

On Wed, 3 Jul 2002, Keith G. Murphy wrote:

> Thanks, Urban; that's actually a useful comment, since it tells me that smbfs probably
> doesn't do any detection now.

No, it doesn't. Like I said, you must specify this yourself at mount time
or kernel-compile time.

> Unicode Strings: Strings are ASCII
> That's interesting, but I don't know if I'm on the wrong track.

That flag only selects between unicode and "ascii". The codepage is not 
described there.

The explanation in ethereal is the current state, ie the strings are in
ascii (as they should be).


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