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Re: special accents in text columns

From: Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>
To: Henk Schets <henk(dot)schets(at)oma(dot)be>, pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: special accents in text columns
Date: 2002-07-18 17:33:41
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> Is there something special I should do in order to be able to use accented
> characters in text columns ?

If the accented characters are supported by the ASCII character set, then no.   
If they are not, though, you may need to compile Postgres with unicode 

Also, make sure that you compiled Postgres on a machine set to the language 
you are using, or stuff won't alpha-sort right.

-Josh Berkus
 Aglio Database Solutions
 San Francisco

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