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

Last updated on FEBRUARY 10, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
SQL*Plus - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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?


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