[ms4w-users] how to set win-1251 encoding (charset)

Bart van den Eijnden (OSGIS) bartvde at xs4all.nl
Sun Mar 19 06:33:30 EST 2006

Try and ask this on the mapserver-users list instead:


The MS4W list is just for the installer environment, not for Mapserver.

Best regards,

А.Ю. Карандеев wrote:

>We try to use MapServer in our web mapping project.
>But we have some issues.
>Our shapefiles have win-1251 encoding (charset) and contain russian text in the dbf files.
>How to set win-1251 encoding (charset) for MapServer and Apache?
>MapServer for windows (MS4W Base Installer v1.4.0). Downloaded from MapTools.org
>ms4w-users mailing list
>ms4w-users at lists.maptools.org

Bart van den Eijnden
OSGIS, Open Source GIS

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