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Reports Using Textquery Datasource (textpds.conf) Change Brazilian Accents (NLS Specific Characters) To "¿" (Doc ID 1501828.1)

Last updated on APRIL 02, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The Brazilian accents on words from the data files used to implement Textquery Datasource (textpds.conf) are changed to "¿".

The original datasource ASCII file reads:

The problem reproduces with other desformat like HTML, too.

At operating system level using LANG=en_US.UTF-8

The datasource ASCII file displays the correct accents using vi/notepad to open it.



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