[Samba] Allowed punctuation in samba filenames?

Matthew Studley matthew2.studley at uwe.ac.uk
Fri Sep 14 20:56:56 GMT 2007


I've run into problems moving stuff from one ext3 filesystem to another
via samba.  It seems the problem is due to some punctuation not being
allowed in paths/filenames.

Can anyone tell me where I can find a definitive list of allowed /
illegal characters?

Thanks in advance


Dr Matthew Studley
Lecturer : Robotics
Bristol Robotics Laboratory

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University of the West of England
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Bristol BS16 1QY

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