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CCSID summary on IBM i

When running PHP to DB2 on IBM i (ibm_db2, pdo_ibm, odbc), you need to be aware of CCSID conversions. The story is simple, PHP runs ASCII and most DB2 tables or stored procedure calls are EBCDIC (few actual UTF-x IBM i databases in production), therefore there will be some sort of conversion between the environments.

So at a glance:

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