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Is there a difference between en_US.utf8 and en_US.UTF-8?

Server info (DNS and IPs removed): cat /proc/version && uname -a && java -version Linux version 2.6.16.33-xenU (*************) (gcc version 4.1.1 20070105 (Red Hat 4.1.1-52)) #2 SMP ...
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Weblogic: Setting character encoding with WLST

We are using WLST (Weblogic Scripting Language) to setup our Weblogic domains and managed servers. Now we would like to enforce the usage of UTF-8 character encoding globally. What I found here is ...
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Is there a legitimate reason to use an encoded word in any header other than the subject?

Encoded words allow non-US-ASCII characters to be encoded as US-ASCII and thus placed into email headers. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MIME#Encoded-Word Encoded words are often used in the Subject ...
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Character encoding bugged after migration

I'm facing a nightmarish situation trying to fix my website's character encoding. Latin characters like á, é, ô, ã all turn to � This is my website's structure: I have 3 systems running my website, ...
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Spanish Characters in Linux Server Bash Shell

I have a database that contains Spanish words in it. It contains words like sueño which have "special characters" in them. The MySQL database collation is set to utf-8-general-ci which supports ...
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Invalid umlaut characters when starting tomcat as a service

my problem is that the umlaut characters in an application pages (WAR) are not properly rendered when Tomcat is started as a service, but when I start the server manually it all looks good. I've ...
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apache url / filename with special characters

I have this url: http://domain.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/Hvilke-vilkår-følger-med-når-du-bestiller-nyt-bredbånd.png If I ftp/ssh or just browse to that folder (apache index feature), I see ...
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Broken characters in filenames only in some directories

We have a web server running CentOS 5.8 that uses SVN for version control. When trying to switch to the latest revision, we got an error about the filenames of files in an upload directory: svn: ...
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MySQL Table contains latin1 but is defined as UTF8, character encoding hell

I have 'inherited' an osCommerce 2.2, PHP4 and MySQL4 setup which makes trouble. The problem is the character encoding. While the tables are defined to contain UTF8 they actually contain latin1. To ...
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curl scrables accented characters

I'd like to transfered a url with curl, but the accented characters are scrambled. This is what I get: Bulletin cÙtier pour la bande des 20 milles de Port Camargue ‡ Saint<br> Raphael le mardi ...
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Need information about this HTTP header (Conexão:fechada)

I keep seeing this HTTP header in the blocked HTTP requests on my web server for a lot of separate applications: Conexão:fechada Which is in Portuguese, and it means: Connection: closed This ...
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What is the fastest way to convert MySQL columns to UTF8 from latin1 colums who's data is actually UTF8?

I have a MySQL table that has a number of columns with the latin1 character set. Because of driver issues, the columns actually contain utf8 data. I want to leave the data as-is but change the ...
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How to read Chinese character from MySQL to PHP page by resin server?

My characters are in Chinese Simplified that stored in MySQL database by all tables and character set to UTF-8. I am reading them to my PHP page that runs under resin server on Windows XP ...
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How do I configure Jetty (via jettyrunner) so that it names a character set in the Content-Type response header?

I use Jetty (via the oh-so-handy Jetty Runner) for day-to-day web application testing. One thing I've recently stumbled on is the fact that I don't get a character set called out in the "Content-Type" ...
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Changing the character encoding of a MySQL database

Our whole application is now able to handle UTF-8 and it will be our choice in terms of encoding all across our architecture. The last step is to change the encoding of our MySQL databases. Of ...
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character encoding: UTF8 vs iso-8859-1

I'm maintaining two generally parallel sites based on a recent release of a well-known php-based CMS. One site is in English, one in Polish. (Polish localization is a standard option for the CMS.) ...
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How to find malformed - corrupted - dos - BOMByte Files in Linux

I've several problems maintaining large production servers, in which some developers drop files from Windows environments, sometime with BOM-bytes (We use UTF8, and no need for that), causing lots of ...
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Mysql charset problem

I'm trying to import some data from one server to another. But when I do it, I'm having problems with charset. Words like Goiânia became Goiâni and conceição became conceição My Application was ...
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How do I change the default character encoding in IIS on Windows Server 2003?

When validating my web page using the W3C Validator, I noticed that although I specify ISO-8859-1 encoding in my HTML, the web server seems to be specifying UTF-8 encoding in the HTTP headers. I've ...
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Are there any disadvantages of using UTF8 in an oracle database?

We are installing ordering a configured oracle database and they are asking us what character encoding we would like to have. The application (in Java) is in English only but users are from different ...
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Best way to make sure a MySQL database is fully in UTF8

After some problems with UTF8 and none-UTF8 strings, we're standardising on UTF8. One thing I need to do is check that everything is in UTF8 in the MySQL database? What do I need to check? Server ...