BQY Job Output Exported as a Text File Shows Special Characters in a Unix Environment (Doc ID 1277416.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 02, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion BI+ - Version: 9.3.1.3.00 and later   [Release: 9.3 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Exporting a job output via text file and opening it in a Unix environment shows some special characters at the start of the file. For example "?".

When opening the same file in a Windows environment the special characters do not appear.

Cause

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