[Samba] Japanese File Formats

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Mon Feb 2 17:25:54 GMT 2004

On Sat, Jan 31, 2004 at 06:24:08PM +1100, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Fri, 2004-01-30 at 09:23, Kevin Morland wrote:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I am having a little problem, with Samba 2.2.5.  I have a few users 
> > that have Japanese file formats.  Once they copy them over to the samba 
> > server, they lose there formats and are rendered useless.  I need help 
> > finding solutions to the problem here.  Let me know if anybody has ran 
> > into the problem.
> Samba will not modify the contents of the file, however Samba 2.2 has
> very poor support for anything other than ASCII in filenames.  Samba 3.0
> introduced real support for unicode filenames.

Weeeeellll - not true. If you set the code page correctly then Samba 2.2
does English + one other language perfectly well.


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