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Character Set for Arabic and English

Timothy Sam
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Hi guys, what should be the correct character set for arabic and english to support in my MySQL database? Thank you!


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Paul Clapham
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UTF-8 would work for any Unicode characters whatsoever.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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