[OSM-dev] Mixed character encoding in planet.osm - plan for fixing it

raphael Jacquot sxpert at sxpert.org
Wed Nov 8 09:59:16 GMT 2006

Ralf Zimmermann wrote:

> How did the wrong encoding get into the database? Here are my first 
> thoughts:
> - JOSM
> - Online applet on OSM web page
> - other editors

I'd blame the mysql first, as postgres complains loudly when trying to 
insert something that's not valid utf-8 in a utf-8 database

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