[Samba] UTF-8 output for wmic

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Mon Jul 8 02:18:09 MDT 2013

On Sun, Jul 07, 2013 at 10:35:09AM +0200, Bjoern Meier wrote:
> hi,
> 2013/7/7 Ning Jiang <felix_94305 at yahoo.com>:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I have a question on wmic, the linux wmi client, which uses samba. Is this mailing list the right place to ask? or there is a better forum or mailing list to ask?
> >
> > Basically, I want to ask if wmic supports UTF-8 for its output or not. If yes, how to turn it on? By default, it doesn't return UTF-8 for extended ascii characters. I tried to put "unix charset = UTF8" in a config file and use -s option to give it to wmic, but that didn't work either.
> there is no WMIC with UTF-8 support. I also believe WMIC doesn't use
> samba. Is there even a GPL-Version?

There used to be one a while ago in Samba, but it was not
developed fully.

With best regards,

Volker Lendecke

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