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Re: Problems with special character rendering

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Thomas Bouffon <thomas(dot)bouffon(at)gmail(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Problems with special character rendering
Date: 2011-01-20 15:36:58
Message-ID: 14275.1295537818@sss.pgh.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Thomas Bouffon <thomas(dot)bouffon(at)gmail(dot)com> writes:
> Hi,
> I have a little problem with psql
> with 8.4.6 ,
>   select E'\fr';
> gives :
>  ?column?
> ----------
>  \x0Cr
> (1 ligne)

> whereas with 8.1
> select E'\fr';
> gives
>  ?column?
> ----------
>  
>   r
> (1 row)

> I tried changing both client/server encodings, etc.
> Why does 8.4 not render \f as a form feed ?

It does.  psql just displays form feeds (and other control characters)
in a less broken way than it used to.

			regards, tom lane

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