[Samba] CIFS mount with non-ascii (UTF8) password is not working

Katariya Rahul rahulrahulse at rediffmail.com
Thu Mar 24 07:27:31 MDT 2011

I am able to mount same path when password is in ascii.

But it gives problem when it is non-ascii.

On Thu, 24 Mar 2011 12:32:56 +0530 "Helmut Hullen" <Hullen at t-online.de> wrote

>Hallo, Katariya,


>Du meintest am 24.03.11:


>> I have French CIFS server.




>> mount -t cifs //MACHINE/DatasetFIGS_ùÉ??????ÄÑ£??¬  /tmp/rahul

>> -o user=ùù,password=ùù,domain=eKKDr mount error 13 = Permission

>> denied Refer to the mount.cifs(8) manual page (e.g.man mount.cifs)



>> Does CIFS supports non-ascii password?


>Maybe it's not only a problem with the password; the path seems to be 

>non-ASCII too.


>And non-ASCII has many representations - not only UTF-8.


>Viele Gruesse!



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