Chapter 24. Localization

Table of Contents

24.1. Locale Support
24.1.1. Overview
24.1.2. Behavior
24.1.3. Problems
24.2. Collation Support
24.2.1. Concepts
24.2.2. Managing Collations
24.3. Character Set Support
24.3.1. Supported Character Sets
24.3.2. Setting the Character Set
24.3.3. Automatic Character Set Conversion Between Server and Client
24.3.4. Available Character Set Conversions
24.3.5. Further Reading

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