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From:Egor Egorov Date:August 5 2004 1:36pm
Subject:Re: set up UTF8 for MySQL 4.0.x
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"Guofeng Zhang" <guofengzhang@stripped> wrote:

> Does that means that we need to change the column type from varchar to =
> some other type? Which type to use?

You can use varchar. Remember, though, to escape data before inserting 
into table. 

> thank you.
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> From: Egor Egorov [mailto:egor.egorov@stripped]
> Sent: Tuesday, August 03, 2004 6:24 PM
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> Subject: Re: set up UTF8 for MySQL 4.0.x
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> "Guofeng Zhang" <guofengzhang@stripped> wrote:
> 
>> Our web site will store  the text in a number of languages in the =
> mysql =3D
>> DB, so that we think that MySQL should be configured to store chars in =
> =3D
>> UTF8.
>>=20
>> For my requirement, how to configure the MySQL. to store Unicode =3D
>> characters?
> 
> No need. Just store unicode as binary data.=20
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set up UTF8 for MySQL 4.0.xGuofeng Zhang3 Aug
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