This patch adds a reference to the pg_encoding_to_char() function as a means to translate the number to something meaningful for a human.


Index: doc/src/sgml/catalogs.sgml
===================================================================
RCS file: /projects/cvsroot/pgsql/doc/src/sgml/catalogs.sgml,v
retrieving revision 2.123
diff -c -r2.123 catalogs.sgml
*** doc/src/sgml/catalogs.sgml  28 May 2006 02:27:08 -0000      2.123
--- doc/src/sgml/catalogs.sgml  2 Jun 2006 17:51:14 -0000
***************
*** 1954,1960 ****
        <entry><structfield>encoding</structfield></entry>
        <entry><type>int4</type></entry>
        <entry></entry>
!       <entry>Character encoding for this database</entry>
       </row>

       <row>
--- 1954,1962 ----
        <entry><structfield>encoding</structfield></entry>
        <entry><type>int4</type></entry>
        <entry></entry>
! <entry>Character encoding for this database. The ! <function>pg_encoding_to_char</function> can be used to translate
!           this to the encoding name used</entry>
       </row>


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Index: doc/src/sgml/catalogs.sgml
===================================================================
RCS file: /projects/cvsroot/pgsql/doc/src/sgml/catalogs.sgml,v
retrieving revision 2.123
diff -c -r2.123 catalogs.sgml
*** doc/src/sgml/catalogs.sgml  28 May 2006 02:27:08 -0000      2.123
--- doc/src/sgml/catalogs.sgml  2 Jun 2006 17:51:14 -0000
***************
*** 1954,1960 ****
        <entry><structfield>encoding</structfield></entry>
        <entry><type>int4</type></entry>
        <entry></entry>
!       <entry>Character encoding for this database</entry>
       </row>
  
       <row>
--- 1954,1962 ----
        <entry><structfield>encoding</structfield></entry>
        <entry><type>int4</type></entry>
        <entry></entry>
!       <entry>Character encoding for this database.  The 
!           <function>pg_encoding_to_char</function> can be used to translate
!           this to the encoding name used</entry>
       </row>
  
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