Chapter 23. Localization

Table of Contents

23.1. Locale Support
23.1.1. Overview
23.1.2. Behavior
23.1.3. Problems
23.2. Collation Support
23.2.1. Concepts
23.2.2. Managing Collations
23.3. Character Set Support
23.3.1. Supported Character Sets
23.3.2. Setting the Character Set
23.3.3. Automatic Character Set Conversion Between Server and Client
23.3.4. Available Character Set Conversions
23.3.5. Further Reading

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