[freetds] no conversion changes...: Unicode with UTF-8 or

ZIGLIO, Frediano, VF-IT Frediano.Ziglio at vodafone.com
Fri Sep 19 05:02:30 EDT 2008

> Hi,
> Sorry if I don't follow/understand the details...
> But from an ODBC programmer point of view, would it mean that 
> if I want to
> use the UTF-8 character set, I will need to convert to UCS-2 
> and use the W
> ODBC functions or can I still use UTF-8 (char*) with the 
> non-W functions?
> Cheers,
> Seb

No, no, *W function use wide encoding, that is ucs2, ucs4 or utf16, you can use utf8 as
the normal version.
Yes, you can use utf8 with non-W functions.

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