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Collation is wrong, or something, swedish characters showing as � questionmarks in rombs.


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I am trying to help this guy setting up a new fusion site on the very same server where we used to run php-fusion.se
. I never had any issues with using a swedish PHP-Fusion. The general DB Collation has always been utf-8 and inside the tables it has been latin1_swedish. Always worked for me. Also on a brand new site on another server I can setup php-fusion with Swedish locales and it works.

But not for this one. Whenever I switch to Swedish all å ä ö characters are turned in to � See image, the question mark inside a romb.

We use the same settings in global.php as usual:
// Locale Settings
setlocale(LC_TIME, "swedish"); // Linux Server (Windows may differ)
$locale['charset'] = "iso-8859-1";
$locale['xml_lang'] = "sv";
$locale['tinymce'] = "en";
$locale['phpmailer'] = "en";

but it does not seem to have effect. Running the site in English gives no errors that i can see (it is a brand new setup).
PHP 5.6.4

Any tips...?
Homdax attached the following file:
screenshot269.jpg [54.59kB / 28 Downloads]
replacement_character.png [1.33kB / 28 Downloads]

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OTF8+ BOM thingie...? I thought it was relevant only for future releases of fusion... seems it is a global ****fest.

Anyway, on it http://stackoverflow.com/questions/5378522/utf-8-without-bom lets see if it helps...
OK, converted the files and this works, ALMOST. admin/main.php has some entries that won't allow for correction. I have no clue why.

I found this little utility that is a bit buggy but actually converted all files (by folder) correctly as verified in other software later. http://sourceforge.net/projects/cp-converter/ .
This is a big problem to me :x http://www.hellasplus.com/infusions/f...p?cat_id=2


I do not believe to be the language problemme is subject code probleme not correct written for uttf8 I do not know that

certainly not from files of the language ;)

// Locale Settings  Τοπικές ρυθμίσεις
setlocale(LC_TIME, "el","GR"); // Linux Server (Windows may differ)
$locale['charset'] = "UTF-8";
$locale['xml_lang'] = "el";
$locale['tinymce'] = "el";
$locale['phpmailer'] = "el";
The I think you need to resave the files. The code in the language files is not the issue, it is the "encoding" of them. Sen me the files, I can have a look, it is very simple now that I know what to look for.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Character_encoding
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UTF-8

Greek? http://el.wikipedia.org/wiki/%CE%9A%CF%89%CE%B4%CE%B9%CE%BA%CE%BF%CF%80%CE%BF%CE%AF%CE%B7%CF%83%CE%B7_%CF%87%CE%B1%CF%81%CE%B1%CE%BA%CF%84%CE%AE%CF%81%CF%89%CE%BD
you want all the files from the language ? hiar http://www.hellasplus.com/upload/inde...ion%20lang the problem exists in paners mod infusion generally at unfinished words

top 10 news top 10 Articles paners mods I put all have problems in utf8 , the home news.php Everything is OK



below is what you showed greek lang fusion tube
dimki attached the following file:
greek.rar [5.26kB / 241 Downloads]
It looked ok, but I resaved it again.
See if there is any difference.

UTF8 without BOM.
Homdax attached the following file:
greek-utf8.rar [5.28kB / 227 Downloads]
It will only become an issue if you have database tables with UTF-8 and not the propper encodings for it, you should not mix tables and charsets.
For Swedish sites you can use latin1_swedish_ci and it will work with current locale files.

If you use UTF-8 tables you should also updated the global.php locale to

setlocale(LC_TIME, "sv_SE.utf8"); // Linux Server (Windows may differ)
$locale['charset'] = "UTF-8";


You can read some about UTF-8 here
So if I use "General collation" in the database as UTF-8 and "table collation" as Latin1 in the tables, for varchar and text, that combination is wrong?
the same
so I do not think it is a question of language B)

maybe something will be changed the code from paners I have no idea :(

if the problem from database I do not think I will make a foto
No, but if you use UTF-8 files and UTF-8 charset definitions on latin tables it is.
I have no idea of the :| database is fine

www6.picfront.org/picture/MozRJPDfHi7/thb/Unbenanjhjhnt.PNG www14.picfront.org/picture/oYnbeu1S/thb/Unbenannt.PNG
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