Subject Re: [firebird-support] running Firebird without fbintl
Author Hamish Moffatt
On 05/07/18 21:06, Mark Rotteveel mark@... [firebird-support] wrote:

On 5-7-2018 09:28, Hamish Moffatt hamish@...
[firebird-support] wrote:

> So, what is the impact of removing fbintl? What functionality do I lose?

You lose almost all character set support, including UTF-8.

Right. Meaning ORDER BY character fields as well as functions like substring(), char_length()?

In the absence of fbintl does Firebird interpret those fields just as pure ASCII/Latin1 then?