Character set problems

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Character set problems

Post by ItchySox » Fri Oct 03, 2008 8:39 am

Hi All, would someone please take a quick look at this and give me your opinion. The site is set up for utf8 as is the db and collation, cheers!

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Re: Character set problems

Post by infograf768 » Fri Oct 03, 2008 10:19 am

The catalan language file is not encoded utf8 no bom. It is iso-8559-1.

I am not sure your db is collated utf8.

If it is, have you uncommented
//@mysql_query("SET NAMES 'utf8'", $this->_resource);
in includes/database.php line 102?

If not, do it and re-enter your articles and menu items titles.
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Re: Character set problems

Post by ItchySox » Sat Oct 04, 2008 10:20 pm

Thanks for your reply, I'll try your suggestions.

Best wishes.


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