SingleStore DB

CHARSET

Takes a string argument and returns the character set of that argument.

Syntax
CHARSET(string)
Arguments
  • String

Return Type
  • Character set

Examples
SELECT CHARSET(char(189));
+--------------------+
| CHARSET(char(189)) |
+--------------------+
| binary             |
+--------------------+
1 row in set (0.06 sec)

SELECT CHARSET(char(189 using utf8));
+-------------------------------+
| CHARSET(char(189 using utf8)) |
+-------------------------------+
| utf8                          |
+-------------------------------+
1 row in set (0.06 sec)