1) mysql database table ... collation set to 'utf8_general_ci'
2) a field within the table that includes a special character, ž
3) an AS2 flash movie that uses my_load_vars.sendAndLoad( "my.php" , my_load_vars , "POST" ) ;
4) my.php ... mysql_query( "select the_column from the_table" ) ... echo "&result=" . utf8_encode( $row[ the_column ] ) ;
if I run the script using my_load_vars.send( ... ) I can see in my browser that php is outputting the ž;
however by the time I trace( my_load_vars.result ) in flash it has been converted to a square ... Š
I have been playing with the #include 'special_characters.txt' approach but without any success;
I have the dynamic textfields in flash embedded and the special characters included as a part of the embedding;
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