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utf8 database not dumping utf8 characters

From: Matt Williams <matt(at)williams-tech(dot)net>
To: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: utf8 database not dumping utf8 characters
Date: 2012-04-06 19:55:19
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I have a database that is utf8 and displays utf8 values correctly in psql. When dumped, it displays the utf8 characters incorrectly. ie. ö turns into Ã

In the header of the dump file, I have:

SET client_encoding = 'UTF8';

So I'm not sure where the disconnect is?



Matt Williams
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