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Bug 9279 - mwdumper direct MySQL connection needs to distinguish UTF-8 and compat schemas
mwdumper direct MySQL connection needs to distinguish UTF-8 and compat schemas
Status: NEW
Product: Utilities
Classification: Unclassified
mwdumper (Other open bugs)
PC Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Brion Vibber
Depends on:
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Reported: 2007-03-13 16:29 UTC by Brion Vibber
Modified: 2014-02-12 23:39 UTC (History)
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Description Brion Vibber 2007-03-13 16:29:07 UTC
Currently mwdumper always tells the database it's on a UTF-8 connection when
speaking directly to the DB over JDBC.

This should work correctly with the UTF-8 schema, but not with the default
backwards-compatible schema; the result will be conversion by the DB into actual

Some sort of horrible double-conversion might be necessary, assuming that even
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2007-08-16 15:50:12 UTC
Test with binary schema as well...
Comment 2 Brion Vibber 2007-08-16 15:55:03 UTC
Comment 3 Brion Vibber 2007-08-16 15:59:02 UTC
and one more bugmail test. Sigh.
Comment 4 Siebrand Mazeland 2008-08-13 12:26:58 UTC
Assigning to brion. Problably created before new mwdumper issues were auto-assigned.

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