Trailing Space Significant In String Comparison
(Doc ID 2669558.1)
Last updated on MAY 17, 2020
Applies to:MySQL Server - Version 5.7 and later
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Trailing spaces are not significant for CHAR or VARCHAR comparisons performed with the "=" operator in MySQL 5.7 (as documented here), but it became significant with new default Character set and collation in MySQL 8.0.
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