[Samba] german characters and Samba 3.0

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Thu Oct 23 00:01:33 GMT 2003

On Thu, 2003-10-23 at 09:36, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote:
> Hi,
> I just upgraded my customerŽs servers to Samba 3.
> Unfortunately in the former 2.x installation there was the wrong
> character set/codepage configured (the defaults ...).

> This is kind of scary because I backup them via Amanda ... so I have
> the strange filenames on tape ... with characters I canŽt even type.
> Would be pretty annoying to recover anything particular ...
> What can I do about it ?

Use a UTF8 terminal.  The characters have been recorded perfectly - but
to see them, you should set your system localle to UTF8, and use a UTF8

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
http://samba.org     http://build.samba.org     http://hawkerc.net
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
Url : http://lists.samba.org/archive/samba/attachments/20031023/ea252ac8/attachment.bin

More information about the samba mailing list