[ic] database

Jon Jensen jon at endpoint.com
Thu Dec 4 00:17:30 UTC 2008

On Wed, 3 Dec 2008, Peter wrote:

> That said, the standard way that I usually convert the DB to UTF8 when 
> upgrading is to dump the old database to a text file, then go through 
> and search and replace to change all the encodings from latin1 to utf8. 
> Then you can import and it should be fine.

By "search and replace" I hope you mean something like iconv or another 
automated encoding conversion tool. :)

And don't forget to change any encoding declaration in the file itself 
before importing.


Jon Jensen
End Point Corporation

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