[TYPO3-templavoila] Fixing wrong special chars in database / TV template before updating to 1.4.1

Thomas Russel blueworm01 at gmx.net
Wed Dec 9 13:33:40 CET 2009

Dmitry Dulepov schrieb:
> Hi!
> On 08/12/2009 12:32, Thomas Russel wrote:
>> First, I went to the install tool and enabled setDBinit to
>> SET NAMES utf8;
> Get rid of the line above. It corrupts database output.

What line do you mean?
What exactly must I put into the setDBinit field? If I don't enable it, 
every german Umlaut (ö,ü) ends up wrong in the database.

> Of course it will not. You cannot edit serialized data and hope that it 
> will work. It uses length counters and other calculated values that 
> become wrong after you edit this data. It will not unserialize.

Thanks you for the tip!!!
So I can't edit anything in hope fixing it?

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