Subject: Re: mount_smbfs Character Encoding funtional?
To: None <,>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/08/2005 09:56:20
In article <op.swm2ljn6f2m1l9@hal> you wrote:
> I can't get proper Character Conversion on my Network:
>         PCD-4H: {12} mount_smbfs -E ISO8859-1:cp850 //fed@Bremen/fed /m=
>         Password:
>         PCD-4H: {13} ls -d /mnt/FSC*
>         /mnt/FSC Datenbl?tter
> The result should be:
>         /mnt/FSC Datenbl=E4tter
> Is character conversion functional with Mount_smbfs distributed with
> NetBSD 2.0?

Your problem may very well be ls(1) instead of smbfs:

	noon% touch bl\344
	noon% ls bl*

(where the \344 was entered in my tcsh as Ctrl+V then Alt-D (in term).

	noon% env LC_ALL=3Dde_DE.ISO8859-1 ls bl*

(No, I have ~no clue on all this locale stuff!)

 - Hubert