[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#410802: smbclient: smbmount does not handle correctly unicode

Christian Perrier bubulle at debian.org
Wed Feb 14 07:34:19 CET 2007

Quoting Jean-Michel (jeanmichel.123 at free.fr):
> Package: smbclient
> Version: 3.0.23d-2+b1
> Severity: normal
> When I acces a windows 2000 server, with smbmount, ls display unexisting
> files, without displaying existing files.
> When renamed_ethereal tool shows filenames are sent by the server as UTF-16/UCS2 on
> the network (even if ethereal seams to have some  issue displaying
> unicode text)..
> Then, the client make a status request on each unexisting files.

The ethereal capture packages are very fascinating reading, but what
about providing us with your /etc/samba/smb.conf file?

The "display charset", "unix charset" are particularly os some use.

Knowing about the locale you're using on the Unix side would also help
a lot.

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