UTF8, Samba, and special characteres

Cédric Girard cedric.girard at jouy.inra.fr
Tue May 11 07:33:00 CDT 2004

Cédric Girard wrote:

> Hello,
> We have a PE2600 RH9, wich is a file server for XP Workstations. It run 
> Samba 2.2.7a, with utf8 encoding in the smb.conf, and locales set to 
> utf8. If I create a file with a french charactere like "éùàèê" via XP, 
> on the shell it is replaced by a "?", and Nautilus replace it by a blank.
> The problem is I cannot use a path with a such charactere in smb.conf to 
> add a share.
> This is the default config of the RH9, installed by Dell staff. What can 
> I do?
> Thanks in advance
> Cédric

No solution at all?

More information about the Linux-PowerEdge mailing list