On Tue, Dec 23, 2008 at 06:45:17PM -0300, Alvaro Herrera wrote:
> > How can I programmatically detect which encoding a
> > PostgreSQL server I am trying to connect to sends back
> > messages -- before I connect (so client_encoding and
> > the pg_settings table are flat out).
> Hmm, isn't client_encoding reported in the startup packet sent by the
> server, after auth?
That would not quite be enough -- I am talking about
messages reported *during* auth, say
FATAL: password authentication failed for user "postgres"
fe_sendauth: no password supplied
both of which, in other locales, may contain non-ASCII characters.
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E167 67FD A291 2BEA 73BD 4537 78B9 A9F9 E407 1346
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