ysanchez

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Level 1
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18 Jun
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ysanchez left a reply on Incorrect String Value

I had the same problem.

Error:

General error: 1366 Incorrect string value: '\xE9phane' for column 'name' at row 1 (SQL: update `users` set `edu_id` = [email protected], `name` = St├ęphane, `surname` = Dubois,
...

Code that produces the error:

$user = User::updateOrCreate(
    ['id' => env('mail')],
    [
        'edu_id' => env('uniqueID'),
        'name' => env('givenName'),
        'surname' => env('surname'),
        'id' => env('mail'),
    ]
);

Error appends when a user with accents in its name (St├ęphane) tries to log in.

I suspected a problem with inputs : env('givenName')

Code that corrected the problem:

$user = User::updateOrCreate(
    ['id' => env('mail')],
    [
        'edu_id' => utf8_encode(env('uniqueID')),
        'name' => utf8_encode(env('givenName')),
        'surname' => utf8_encode(env('surname')),
        'id' => utf8_encode(env('mail')),
    ]
);