OBIEE 12c: ORA-29275: Partial Multibyte Character Error (Doc ID 2281979.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 24, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.150120 to 12.2.1.2.0 [Release 11g to 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Dashboard is failing with the following error. The same dashboard is working correctly in OBIEE 11g and the SQL runs fine in 11g/12c databases

Example: ' SME on investigator payment solutions'

Error
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Odbc driver returned an error (SQLExecDirectW).
Error Details
Error Codes: OPR4ONWY:U9IM8TAC:U9IM8TAC:U9IM8TAC:U9IM8TAC:U9IM8TAC:OI2DL65P
State: HY000. Code: 10058. [NQODBC] [SQL_STATE: HY000] [nQSError: 10058] A general error has occurred. (HY000)
State: HY000. Code: 43113. [nQSError: 43113] Message returned from OBIS. (HY000)
State: HY000. Code: 43119. [nQSError: 43119] Query Failed: (HY000)
State: HY000. Code: 17001. [nQSError: 17001] Oracle Error code: 29275, message: ORA-29275: partial multibyte character at OCI call OCIStmtFetch. (HY000)
State: HY000. Code: 17012. [nQSError: 17012] Bulk fetch failed. (HY000)

Changes

Upgrade from OBIEE 11g to 12c 

Cause

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