[Israel.pm] Converting this "àìãø " into "????" using Encode.pm problem

Shlomo Yona shlomo at cs.haifa.ac.il
Wed Jan 14 16:28:37 PST 2004

On Wed, 14 Jan 2004, Eitan Keren wrote:

> I am experimenting allot of troubles getting Hebrew data from my MySql DB and presenting it in its right format, instead I am getting some weird characters.

How is the Hebrew text being stored into the database?
What datatype is used to store the text?
What is the chatacter set and encoding of the text saved
into the database?

Does your database support unicode? If so, in what encoding?

Shlomo Yona
shlomo at cs.haifa.ac.il

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