[Samba] Re: Using Special Characters

sambalist.20.jisme at spamgourmet.com sambalist.20.jisme at spamgourmet.com
Fri Apr 6 09:56:29 GMT 2007

Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 06, 2007 at 01:42:55AM -0700, sambalist.20.jisme at spamgourmet.com wrote:
>> I know these characters are not allowed in Windows file systems but I 
>> don't think that means SMB file names should be restricted (or at least 
>> not for linux clients).
>> Anyways I'm mostly just using this Linux to Linux so if their isn't any 
>> way to do this, I guess I could just use NFS instead.
> With latest Samba and latest CIFS you should be able to use
> the posix extensions that Jeremy has put in lately. So you
> have a chance here.
> Volker

If I do need a new version of samba then I've have to wait for a Gentoo 
ebuild for it.
Right now I have samba 3.0.24 and kernel 2.6.18.

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