[Samba] Migrate a share from Mac-OSX to NAS ASUSTOR samba 4.4

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Tue Jul 7 00:54:17 UTC 2020

On Sat, Jul 04, 2020 at 06:21:57PM +0200, Marc-Henri Pamiseux via samba wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I hope you are well. Take care of yourself.
> I have the same problem as describe here:
> https://lists.samba.org/archive/samba/2014-December/187545.html
> I migrate a file share from a MAC-OS environment. For its new storage
> system, the company purchased an ASUSTOR NAS.  This NAS works with an
> operating system based on version 4.14 of the GNU / LINUX x86_64 kernel.
> This NAS operates a Samba service in version 4.4.3.
> On this NAS, Samba's configuration file is locate in
> /usr/builtin/etc/samba/smb.conf. So I edited this file, then added the
> following directives in the Global section:
> mangled names = no
> display charset = UTF-8
> unix charset = UTF-8
> vfs objects = catia fruit streams_xattr
> fruit: nfs_aces = no
> fruit: encoding = native
> I have made no change in the "Share" sections. I restarted the smbd,
> nmbd and winbindd services. Note that there is no testparm utility on
> this NAS.
> Now, when I try to access a file named historically on Mac-OS with one
> of the characters prohibited by Microsoft, the file manager tells me
> that the file (by indicating its name) cannot be found ...
> I would like that, these files stored on the NAS, even if they are
> misnamed, can be opened from a MAC-OSX station, but also from a Windows
> station. Do you have an idea on how to do this?

Can you get a wireshark trace plus a debug level 10 from
the NAS ?

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