2

I am using Wordpress 4.7.3 with the built in Emojii support. We have recently moved to MariaDB 10.0.30, but the original wp-config indicates define('DB_CHARSET', 'utf8). I have noticed that I cannot use emojis and, for example, if I try to include an emoji as category and have enabled the debug mode, I am returned with this:

WordPress database error: [Illegal mix of collations (utf8_general_ci,IMPLICIT) and (utf8mb4_unicode_ci,COERCIBLE) for operation '=']
SELECT t.*, tt.* FROM wp_terms AS t INNER JOIN wp_term_taxonomy AS tt ON t.term_id = tt.term_id WHERE tt.taxonomy IN ('category') AND t.name IN (':smile:') ORDER BY t.name ASC

How difficult is to make my Db "emoji compatible"?

Thank you,

Regards

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.