Subject Re: [firebird-support] How to install Firebird with a different Collation
Author Thomas Steinmaurer
Hello Stefan

>>I need to install FB but the PT_BR charset does not appears at create
>>table time. How I can state that the database uses this collation in
>>all the tables?
> Unfortunately there is no such thing as a DEFAULT COLLATION in
> Firebird :-(

Right, but you *could* define another collation for a character set in
the sytem tables which will serve as default collation then. But, each
backup/restore cycle will remove this change though.

Best Regards,
Thomas Steinmaurer
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