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Re: [Samba] Two Qs: support special chars in filenames and auditing

From: GŁnter Kukkukk <linux_at_nospam>
Date: Fri May 28 2010 - 02:41:28 GMT
To: samba@lists.samba.org

Am Freitag 28 Mai 2010 02:22:33 schrieb Grace Chen:
> Hi experts,
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> Two hopefully quick questions:
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> 1. If I create files with names with special characters, such as
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> ><*:"?\|, on the linux server box, I can see these filenames display
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> just fine. But windows client the special characters do not show up
> properly. Is there a option to set? I tried:
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> In [global] section:
> character set = ISO8859-2
> client code page = 852
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>
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> It did not work.

*nix _allowed_ filename chars don't match the windows ones:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/177506/en-us

So Samba can't deliver them "properly" over to windows.

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> 2. Is there an audit log where it records user's
> access/modification information?
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have a look at 'man vfs_full_audit'
or even better:
http://moiristo.wordpress.com/2009/08/10/samba-logging-user-activity/
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> Thanks,
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> -Grace
>
Cheers, GŁnter
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