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Old 08-31-2005, 11:11 AM   #1
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Western character support on smbfs mounts

I have a Win2k share that I'm mounting on my Linux server using smbmount, the actual mount works and I'm able to do all types of file operations. The problem that I'm having is when using Swedish characters they only shows up as either underscores or a question mark.

I'm using the following line in fs tab to mount the file system:
//ntserver/qa /var/www/htdocs/intra/mnt/qa smbfs user,username=intra,password=ccs8420,codepage=cp850,iocharset=iso8859-1 0 0

I'm using Slackware 10.1 and I have rebuilt the kernel since I have to use 2.6.
Old 09-01-2005, 03:45 AM   #2
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iocharset is deprecated, read mount's man page, goto ntfs options.


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