Am Montag, 5. März 2007 14:35 schrieb Martijn Tonies:
> > i've still serious trouble in migrating databases createted with 4.0 to
> > the problems is still the charset. i'm connecting to mysql with php and
> > i try to use the 5.0 db german special chars are messed up. afaik 4.0
> > uses latin charset and 5.0 utf8 by default. can some one please give me a
> > hint
> > to migrate ? i think i'm just too stupid :-)
> Why not set your database to latin instead?
tried this with out success - how to do it right ? reagrdless what my.cnf is
set to e.g. phpmyadmin reports to me that the db charset is UTF8. when i look
at the tables they show up as latin1 but my own php apps do not who german
special chars as they used to ...