Subject: Re: SJIS support for samba?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Takahiro Kambe <email@example.com>
Date: 03/18/2003 23:38:53
In message <20030318103934.GA11801@arresum.veego.de>
on Tue, 18 Mar 2003 11:39:35 +0100,
Bernd Ernesti <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I have some filenames which contains SJIS kanas, at least I think its
> a SJIS encoding.
Is that SJIS filename on NetBSD?
> Now I tried to share that with my Windows XP machine, but that doesn't
> work correctly. It displays something, but thats not the correct mapping.
Dose your Windows XP is localized Japanese version?
> First I was using samba 2.2.8, but then i 'downgraded' to use ja-samba
> 188.8.131.52.0, that should be also updated to the latest available
ja-samba solves some vendor specific encoding problem. Anyway,
> I also tried to add some option in smb.conf:
> coding system = sjis
This specifies the charcter encoding on the server and it is
independent from client side. So changing this parameter dosen't
affect on client side.
> client code page = 932
Since samba 2.X act Windows 9X server as for charcter encoding of file
name (using Shift_JIS), your client also need to use the same code
Takahiro Kambe <email@example.com>