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Problem with MySQL encoding
Hello. I was trying to make Vanilla understand utf-8, but I encountered some problems that I can't solve. My situation looks like this: Vanilla 1.1.5a uses utf-8 (set as written in wiki page), MySQL 5.something uses utf8 as connection encoding, and utf8 is default encoding in MySQL. However, no matter how I try to install Vanilla so that it would choose utf8 as collation for it's tables, it chooses latin1 every time. Futhermore, if I try to check what's inside MySQL I get not a strange-looking text, but regular questionmarks instead of [in my case] lithuanian chraracters. Therefore, I can't recover any text through text editor transcoding since character data is lost, I suppose. Even more, exactly the same problem appears if on my localhost and bluehost.com servers. Any ideas where the problem could be? Thank you.
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