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I am using default PostgreSQL install on Windows XP. Unfortunately localized (non-english) messages are not displayed correctly neither in SQL Shell nor in diagnostic messages during app run-time.

What can be done to make Postgre show messages correctly?

Sample message:

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SET CLIENT_ENCODING TO 'value'; is a typical solution. Please, read the docs for more.

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Also note that in both cases your terminal (or whatever your app display is) needs to support the encoding you specify. – voretaq7 Mar 19 '12 at 15:31

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