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Re: LIKE and encoding and locale

From: mike g <mike(at)thegodshalls(dot)com>
To: Dennis Gearon <gearond(at)fireserve(dot)net>
Cc: pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: LIKE and encoding and locale
Date: 2004-06-24 04:43:22
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Yes there are.  Tom the Magi has come up with a patch for that I
believe.  Search the hackers mailing list but I think it has a shot at
making it in 7.5

Mike
On Wed, 2004-06-23 at 23:18, Dennis Gearon wrote:
> I found this thread on the general list about 2 months ago:
> 
> 	http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=postgresql-general&m=108271530922498&w=2
> 
> Is there any plans to make unicode more usable for sorting, LIKE, and LOCALE in the future? Reading that thread, and all the manuals, it seems that unicode is very limited; It really only works in one langauge in a database. So in reality, it'd just be simpler to use an 8 bit encoding on any postgres database, and a new database for each and every langauge that needs to be used by a company/site, if I have understood all the implications.
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