Chapter 21. Localization

Table of Contents
21.1. Locale Support
21.1.1. Overview
21.1.2. Behavior
21.1.3. Problems
21.2. Character Set Support
21.2.1. Supported Character Sets
21.2.2. Setting the Character Set
21.2.3. Automatic Character Set Conversion Between Server and Client
21.2.4. Further Reading

This chapter describes the available localization features from the point of view of the administrator. PostgreSQL supports localization with two approaches: