character_set_server

The default character set

See also: System Variables in 10.5 ES, in 10.5 CS, in 10.4 ES, in 10.4 CS, in 10.3 ES, in 10.3 CS, in 10.2 ES, and in 10.2 CS

DETAILS

PARAMETERS

Command-line

Not Supported

Configuration file

Not Supported

Dynamic

Yes

Scope

Global, Session

Data Type

ENUM

Default Value

latin1

SkySQL Default (Standalone 10.4)

utf8mb4

SkySQL Default (Standalone 10.5)

utf8mb4

SkySQL Default (Primary/Replica 10.4)

utf8mb4

SkySQL Default (Primary/Replica 10.5)

utf8mb4

SkySQL Default (Analytical 10.4)

utf8

SkySQL Default (HTAP 10.4)

utf8

SkySQL Default (Xpand 10.5)

utf8

See MariaDB SkySQL documentation to learn more about the MariaDB SkySQL database as a service.

CHANGE HISTORY

Release Series

History

10.5 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.5.3-1.

10.5 Community

  • Present starting in MariaDB Community Server 10.5.0.

10.4 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.4.6-1.

10.4 Community

  • Present starting in MariaDB Community Server 10.4.0.

10.3 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.3.16-1.

10.3 Community

  • Present starting in MariaDB Community Server 10.3.0.

10.2 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.2.25-1.

10.2 Community

  • Present starting in MariaDB Community Server 10.2.0.

EXTERNAL REFERENCES