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Architecture / Installation

Re: I Get It, Use UTF8 - Ummm, there are only 50 to Choose from, Do they All Work?

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Hi everyone,

Given I am going through the installation process for Tiki 20 which, at the time of writing, is the latest, I thought I'd update the installation documentation.

As far as UTF8 is concerned, I looked around and the best answer I could find is to use utf8mb4_unicode_ci.

This is based on this answer from Stack Overflow which states

utf8mb4_unicode_ci is based on the official Unicode rules for universal sorting and comparison, which sorts accurately in a wide range of languages