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Configure FreeTDS to connect from Linux to MSSQL and allow specifying a custom character set. The file location varies based on distribution, but two I've found: Ubuntu /etc/freetds/freetds.conf and Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) /etc/freetds.conf
[global]
# TDS protocol version
tds version = 7.0
client charset = UTF-8
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