[Typo3] unicode today
sellis at telus.net
Fri Jul 29 18:15:43 CEST 2005
Elmar Hinz wrote:
>> Does setting '[BE][forceCharset] = utf-8' on an existing typo3 setup
>> mean that the database will need to be converted to use utf-8?
> Don't know if [BE][forceCharset] has the effect to transform latin codes
> in the DB to utf8 automatically.
Yes, lots of questions,
> Some search functions on DB level may not work as expected, because
> utf-8 has variing length of chars if the DB isn't informed of it.
and potential pitfalls
> Try and report
I suppose there are a few things that I could try out, but I'm not
comfortable about tinkering with the database server too much if it's
not mandatory; typo3 is not the only database.
I think that the following web page might answer my question, assuming
that it's current. I'm still not entirely comfortable; we will be
hosting some Japanese content, and I'd like to know that I'm making the
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