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OGG Wrong NLS_LANG setting may cause replicat abend (Doc ID 1350585.1)

Last updated on MARCH 18, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.1.1.0.0 to 11.2.1.0.1 [Release 11.1.1 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

When replicating to Oracle db, the NLS_LANG needs to be set same as that in source database. NLS_LANG may be set at OS level, or in replicat parameter file, preferably both:
e.g.,
SETENV (NLS_LANG="AMERICAN_AMERICA.AL32UTF8")
the parameter should be put in a line BEFORE login USERID parameter.

This Note lists the errors that might be caused by wrong NLS_LANG setting.

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