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Re: [Samba] Share specific charset

On Fri, Oct 12, 2018 at 03:50:55PM +0200, Michal via samba wrote:
> Hi,
> is there any directive how to tell samba to do online conversion of filename
> charset encoding only on  one share? I need to rsync one directory/share to 
> our old server with iso88592 filename encodings and window clients can not 
> see files and directories with national characters in their names (on that 
> share). (When I convert filenames to utf-8  manually, the files appears on 
> client correctly.)  So I need to tell to samba "use iso88592 filenames 
> encoding for this share". 
> Directive "unix charset" seems to be valid only in GLOBAL section.
>   Thanks, Michal
> PS: Yes, I know about rsync's --iconv, but the old server is really old, 
> with old rsync (no --iconv option) I failed to compile newer version there.

No, the charset is a global option I'm afraid. It would need a lot of
work to refactor everything to make it share-local.

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