To generate PDF's invoices I use
lib and store repeating text in a
When I store this text in a simple file I need to save it as Latin1 encoded due to the fact that
uses Latin1/cp1252 encoding. This works so far.
But when I store it in a
DB I get the typical
gibberish, no matter which collation I use for the text fields. In this case I set it to Latin1_general_ci. The server itself is generally set to UTF-8 Unicode.
There are several question to this issue:
- Does ist help to set the server also to Latin1 ?
also render UTF-8 encoding character to overcome this issue ?
- Can I overcome this issue with
rather than with
Any help to find the
one and only
solution is appreciated
No answer frome no one ? Gibberish seems to be a unsolvable issue .. hm