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Re: Encoding problems with latin accented characters in vfat partition

On Fri, 2017-06-09 at 01:50 +0100, Rodolfo Medina wrote:
> Hi.
> I finally got to mount and share an USB drive plugged into my ADSL
> router (see
> thread `Accessing USB storage attached to network router' on this
> list).  The
> only problem now is about latin accented characters such as bontà,
> perché,
> ragù, ecc...  In my home directory I have many files such named, but
> when I
> want to copy them into the above vfat driver there are encoding
> problems: those
> characters are messing and `Bad file decriptor' error messages
> sometimes
> appear.  I've never had this problem before, in my Linux home
> directory.
> Please suggest whoever can how to face and solve the problem.

Have you defined iocharset=utf8 in your mount command options?

Jim Ohlstein
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