Cannot Copy Application In Application Builder With Database Character Set Equal To WE8MSWIN1252 (Doc ID 2053235.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (formerly HTML DB) - Version 5.0.1.00 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Problem
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Copying an application with WE8MSWIN125 character set generates an error against Application Express version 5.

Error
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ORA-06550: line 240,
column 13: PLS-00103: Encountered the symbol "P_ID" when expecting one of the following: := . ( @ % ; The symbol "(" was substituted for "P_ID" to continue.

What works
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The problem doesn't occur on database with character set AL32UTF8

What does not work
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The problem occurs on database with character set WE8MSWIN1252

Steps to reproduce the problem
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1) Log into application express builder
2) Choose the application builder tab
3) Select the application to copy and select the task "copy this application"
4) Click "next" on the wizard copy
5) Click on the button "copy Application"

Cause

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