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Post #762053
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8:55 am, Jul 14 2018
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MU Denizens,

After 10 years of putting it off, I finally converted the site to UTF-8. There are no doubt still issues to work out, and I'd appreciate if you could reply to this thread or post bug reports in the suggestions forum if you find one. This will lead to better things to come! ?

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Post #762054
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mmm...
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9:16 am, Jul 14 2018
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I was like, "Oh mangaupdates has a software updates after I don't know when" mmm...
Thanks, any improvement is nice, I'll report here if I found some bugs mmm...

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Post #762086
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10:48 pm, Jul 14 2018
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delete

Last edited by metroid at 8:10 pm, May 21

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11:26 pm, Jul 14 2018
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Like above said it gives this error: "Please refine you query."

It gives this same error when you want to open group convos too.

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Post #762120 - Reply to (#762089) by Dr. Love
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10:11 pm, Jul 15 2018
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Reverted that change.

Post #762158
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2:53 pm, Jul 17 2018
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If the site wasn't UTF-8 before, then how did you manage to display CJK characters?

Post #762166 - Reply to (#762158) by neuron2
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3:34 am, Jul 18 2018
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We used htmlentities(). It converted them into "〹" This mostly worked, but didn't work with everything. Converting to UTF-8 consisted of converting all the database tables to UTF-8, then running a script to convert those entities to the appropriate UTF-8 character.

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9:49 pm, Jul 20 2018
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what does that mean for us?

Post #762227 - Reply to (#762222) by Huss
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3:20 am, Jul 21 2018
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Generally it means you can use the full unicode set ... among other things this means emoji: https://unicode.org/emoji/charts/full-emoji-list.html ?

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8:25 am, Jul 21 2018
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Thank you for the hard work! I appreciate this site so much!

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