Why Are Messages Not Shown In Suitable Language, like Dutch, Using SQL*Plus ? (Doc ID 1221635.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 27, 2016

Applies to:

SQL*Plus - Version: 9.2.0.8 and later   [Release: 9.2 and later ]
Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 9.2.0.8 and later    [Release: 9.2 and later]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

You set NLS_LANG=DUTCH_THE NETHERLANDS.WE8MSWIN1252 and start sqlplus.

You do not see the messages in Dutch language. It still displays English language.

Why are messages not shown in Dutch when running sqlplus?

Solution

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