Re: Encoding problems with latin accented characters in vfat partition
- Date: Fri, 09 Jun 2017 09:53:38 +0100
- From: Rodolfo Medina <rodolfo.medina@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Encoding problems with latin accented characters in vfat partition
Jim Ohlstein <jim@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> On Fri, 2017-06-09 at 01:50 +0100, Rodolfo Medina wrote:
>> 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
> Have you defined iocharset=utf8 in your mount command options?
Yes. In /etc/fstab I've put:
//192.168.1.2/Shared /mnt/shared cifs rw,user,noauto,iocharset=utf8 0 0
, but the problem is still there.