[Mediawiki-l] MySQL Backup and Encodings

Matthias Korn matsch at rockinchina.com
Sat Jun 14 12:10:10 UTC 2008


Hi,

Am Sat, 14 Jun 2008 12:26:58 +0200
schrieb Platonides <Platonides at gmail.com>:

> Matthias Korn wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > according to the purpose of our wiki we have many pages with Chinese
> > titles, which works just fine.
> > 
> > But every time I backup the MySQL database (i.e. create a db dump)
> > with phpMyAdmin and restore it all pages with Chinese titles are
> > broken.
> 
> Use the option --default-character-set on the mysqldump command line
> to avoid the conversion
> http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:Backing_up_a_wiki#Character_set

Thanks a lot!! That solved the issue finally..

Regards,
Matthias

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