[PATCH] GeoIP module: UTF-8 support in city names
Denis F. Latypoff
latypoff at yandex.ru
Thu Jan 27 13:42:16 MSK 2011
27.01.2011, 13:37, "Igor Sysoev" <igor at sysoev.ru>:
> On Thu, Jan 27, 2011 at 01:33:30PM +0300, Denis F. Latypoff wrote:
>> 27.01.2011, 13:26, "Igor Sysoev" <igor at sysoev.ru>;:
>>> On Thu, Jan 27, 2011 at 01:19:36PM +0300, Denis F. Latypoff wrote:
>>>> Hello, by default GeoIP returns ISO-8859-1 encoded city names which
>>>> is not suitable sometimes (e.g varchar utf8 in the DB may cause broken
>>>> names, etc). So attached patch allows to use UTF-8 in city names.
>>> May be, it's better to use UTF-8 always ?
>>> Will it break current non-UTF-8 setups ?
>> I'd prefer UTF-8 by default, but yes it will break current setup.
>> People might used special decoders from latin1 to utf-8, so
>> default utf-8 may break behavior.
> Could you show examples of such names in latin1 ?
22.214.171.124 - Gijón
126.96.36.199 - Göteborg
188.8.131.52 - São Paulo
br, Denis F. Latypoff.
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