Re: [] Converting this "àìãø " into "????" using problem

Shlomo Yona shlomo at
Thu Jan 15 08:03:51 PST 2004

On Thu, 15 Jan 2004, Eitan Keren wrote:

> The single column/field that contain Hebrew is a varchar datatype.
> Regarding to the Q about the database support Unicode I am using an Mysql
> version=4.0.16-nt, bout I don't think the DB is the problem here because
> I can display the Hebrew data on lots of different SQL GUI's including a
> Perl Tk GUI that display the Hebrew without any problem.
> I don't think the Mysql Db support Unicode.
> What can I do to display the data to the HTML page ?

Do you see the question marks on a terminal or as HTML?
Perhaps you're not using the right fonts for the job or the
viewer you is not aware of the Hebrew encoding?

Can you explain how you view the Hebrew?

Shlomo Yona
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