Extract abends with error "ORA-24812: character set conversion to or from UCS2 failed" while fetching lob (Doc ID 2043155.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 12, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 12.1.2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Extract (Classic/ IE) abends with a error like below

2015-08-10 19:57:09 ERROR OGG-00665 OCI Error fetching lob data for table (PROD.SALES) col 6 (LOBCOL) (status = 24812-ORA-24812: character set conversion to or from UCS2 failed)

Cause

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