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Re: upper and UTF-8

From: Scott Marlowe <scott(dot)marlowe(at)gmail(dot)com>
To: Benjamin Krajmalnik <kraj(at)servoyant(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: upper and UTF-8
Date: 2010-07-26 21:51:58
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On Mon, Jul 26, 2010 at 3:47 PM, Benjamin Krajmalnik <kraj(at)servoyant(dot)com> wrote:
> Unfortunately, the database has to accept data in multiple languages, since it is a SaaS offering.

The encoding determines that, not the collation.  UTF-8 allows you to
insert various languages in that encoding.

> It is not a big deal - I just found it interesting that it did not uppercase the accented letters.

Just tested it and the lc_collate seems to make the difference.

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