How to set the default character set in MySQL and how to propagate it in a replication scenario (Doc ID 2118727.1)

Last updated on JUNE 22, 2016

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

 

Describe how to change the default character set from the default latin1_swedish_c to utf8_general_ci ( or any other ) and how to propagate char set changes in a master-master replication environment,

 and how to propagate char set changes in a master-master replication environment.

 

Solution

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