Columns Padded with Blanks after Online Migration from MySQL to Oracle

(Doc ID 1548909.1)

Last updated on MAY 23, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 3.2 to 4.2.0 [Release 3 to 4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 After an online migration from MySQL to Oracle columns are padded with blanks to the length of the column.
For example the returned value is-

"OUR World************************* "

 

when the expected return value is-

“OUR World”

 

=> ************************ are trailing spaces added to the length of the column.

Cause

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