[gdal-dev] ogr2ogr encoding [RESOLVED]
adube at mapgears.com
Thu May 28 08:48:18 EDT 2009
Alexandre Dube wrote:
> I tried to set PGCLIENTENCODING to LATIN1 but I got the same error.
> My terminal is also set to latin1 and when I get the error I can see
> the character correctly. Changing it to utf8, I see a <?> character
> instead, so I assume the dbf is in latin1.
> Is there a way I could be sure of the dbf encoding ? It's a file from
> the tiger data set, maybe someone already know that ? I checked in
> the tiger doc but didn't find anything.
My bad ! I thought that :
was enough since using echo $PGCLIENTENCODING returned my value, but it
was not actually set. Doing this worked :
(still learning a lot in linux...)
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