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Re: encoding problem when creating a database

From: "A(dot) Kretschmer" <andreas(dot)kretschmer(at)schollglas(dot)com>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: encoding problem when creating a database
Date: 2008-07-02 14:01:18
Message-ID: 20080702140118.GB20209@a-kretschmer.de (view raw or flat)
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am  Wed, dem 02.07.2008, um 15:52:23 +0200 mailte A B folgendes:
> I get this message when it fails to create a new database
> 
> encoding UTF8 does not match server's locale sv_SE.iso88591
> 
> when trying to create a database with the createdb command and the parameter
> " -E UTF8"

You have created the db-cluster with sv_SE.iso88591. Because of this,
you can't now create a db with an incompatible locale.


> 
> I'm not sure what to change here.
> Any good ideas?

Make a full database dump, drop the db-cluster, recreate it with locale
UTF8 and restore your dump.


Regards, Andreas
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