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The PL/SQL Toolkit htp.p Package Generates ORA-20000: WSGL.LayoutRowEnd Errors When Rendering Special Characters (Doc ID 1543751.1)

Last updated on MAY 20, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After a database upgrade, when the PL/SQL toolkit procedure 'htp.p' is called to render an accented character such as 'Ã' the following error is generated:

The issue can be reproduced by executing the procedure via the Oracle HTTP Server mod_plsql module, or by directly calling the procedure from SQL*Plus.


The Database was upgraded from Oracle 9 to Oracle

As part of the upgrade, the character set was changed from WE8ISO8859P1 to AL32UTF8


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