Chinese characters in file names

--[ UxBoD ]-- uxbod at
Sat Nov 12 16:41:11 GMT 2011

An issue that I have to resolve in the next week! Getting a grip on it but it is slow progress. Thoughts Jules ? perhaps we could double team it ? 

Thanks, Phil 

----- Original Message -----

> On Fri, 2011-11-11 at 11:55 +0000, --[ UxBoD ]-- wrote:
> > Hi,

> > am working on a project and have encountered an issue where file
> > names that contain Chinese (Simplified) characters are being
> > mangled
> > when processed by MailScanner. An example is when one requires all
> > attachments to be zipped up. When I examine the zipped file it now
> > contains a file called ?????.doc. I have taken a look at the code
> > and believe it is something to do with how

> This added weight to us no longer using mailscanner, apart from the
> constant child exit issues after spam tests, China is one of our
> (AU) neighbours and a very important trade partner, I couldn't
> understand it to save my life, but those who need to, do, and it was
> affecting them, this is going back to last year.

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