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SEarching Hebrew string, What collation should I use
Posted by: Itay Moav
Date: August 31, 2009 08:03AM

Greetings,

I am using full text to search in Hebrew columns. I noticed when I use
encoding: utf9
collation: utf8_general_ci

That the search misses things, for example the words:
מוסינזון
מושינזון
should be regarded as the same, but searching for the one, won't find the rows where the other one exists (the difference is the letters ס to ש)
Is there a built in solution in mysql for that?
What collation should I use?

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