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Re: importing 0xe3809c character, aka wave dash

From: Jorg Heymans <jh(at)domek(dot)be>
To: pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: importing 0xe3809c character, aka wave dash
Date: 2005-08-22 18:36:06
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FWIW, I edited the mappings under
src/backend/utils/mb/Unicode, added the character mappings and rebuilt
postgres to make the characters imported correctly.

Learning more about the problem, it seemed that there is no 100%
standard for mapping certain characters and everyone sort of does them
how they see fit.


Jorg Heymans wrote:
> Hi,
> I am having problems importing sql files containing WAVE DASH or MINUS
> character :
> WARNING:  ignoring unconvertible UTF-8 character 0xe3809c
> WARNING:  ignoring unconvertible UTF-8 character 0xe28892
> The data contains japanese characters and is imported correctly apart
> from these two. It seems that postgres is filtering out these characters
> during import, resulting in incorrect data.
> I have isolated a small (<1kb) testcase for the wavedash,
> Note that the sql files are produced using postgis' shp2pgsql tool from
> ESRI shape files.
> The database is setup using EUC_JP encoding.
> Regards
> Jorg
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