Replicat: Database error -6706 ([Teradata][ODBC Teradata Driver][Teradata Database] The string contains an untranslatable character.Unable to get catalog string. (Doc ID 1945602.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 19, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.1.1.1.0 to 12.1.2.1.2 [Release 11.1.1.1 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Replicating tables from a Source database(i.e TeraData, SQL Server, DB2, Oracle) , with character set UTF16 (double byte charset), to a Target database(i.e. SQL Server, Oracle, Teradata, DB2) , with character set usascii7/latin1 (single byte character set )
results in this error.

Database error -6706 ([Teradata][ODBC Teradata Driver][Teradata Database] The string contains an untranslatable character.Unable to get catalog string.

Cause

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